December 19, 1951 (21st Parliament, 5th Session)

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William Moore Benidickson (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Transport)

Liberal Labour

Mr. Benidickson:

The Canadian National Railways advise as follows:
1. Yes.
2. Estimated date of completion is October 31, 1953.
3. Estimated cost mentioned in act of parliament as passed on June 20, 1951, was
$14,725,000. Actual final cost will depend upon the trend of costs experienced in railway
construction projects and the urgency of having the line completed before production at the mine is commenced in 1954.

Topic:   CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS
Subtopic:   CONSTRUCTION OF LINE TO LYNN LAKE
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