March 30, 1910 (11th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

George Perry Graham (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Liberal

Hon. GEO. P. GRAHAM.

The following are the amounts expended by the Dominion government on railway subsidies in British Columbia, up to 1905-6:
Esquimalt and Nanaimo railway, 73 miles, $750,000; Nakusp and Slocan railway, 36) miles, $117,760; Columbia and 189
Kootenay railway, 27) miles, $88,800; Shus-wap and Okanagan railway, 51 miles, $163,200; Kootenay and Arrowhead railway, 46J miles, $153,866; Canadian Pacific railway, (Revelstoke to Arrowhead) 25 miles, $80,000; Canadian Pacific railway, (Savonas to Port Moodie) 213 miles, $13,326,100; Nicola, Kamloops and Similkameen railway, 35 miles, $110,592; Canadian Pacific railway, (Crowsnest) 182 miles, $2,301,936 ; Canadian Pacific railway, (Laggan to Savonas) 301 miles, $4,031,233; total $21,105,487.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   SUBSIDIES TO RAILWAYS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA.
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