April 25, 1918 (13th Parliament, 1st Session)

UNION

Hon. Mr. BURRELL: (Minister of Mines; Secretary of State of Canada)

Unionist

1. Railways and Canals:
(a) St. John Long Wharf.. ..$ 10,642 68
Halifax-in connection with
foundations and berths-
Ocean Terminals 2,149,829 57
(b) Construction of Wharves- -
St. John Ni]
Halifax-Pier 2 and Shed .. 1,285,452 24
Halifax Ocean Terminal Wharves, not including Ailing from Ocean Terminals, Railways or expenditures on
railways _.. 4,026,835 83
(c) Breakwaters-St John..'.. Nil Breakwaters, Halifax 401,656 57
(d) Repairs to wharves and Sheds-
St. John, not including elevator
and conveyors
Halifax
Public Works :
Halifax, N.S. .. Nil.
St. John, N.B. :
(a) . . .. .... $5,352,277 12
(b).. .. 97
(c).. .. . . . . 1,372,037 49(d).. .. . . .. 4,857 04
39,606 93 68,408 67

ram.uuvci, .
(a) $1,496704 03(b)
2,685,683 28(c)
Nil.(d)
Nil.
4,182,387 31
Victoria, B.C.:
(a) $1,104,771 77(b)
2,641,918 06(c)
2,310,525 57(d)
1,322' 46
6,058,537 86
Grand Total $20,384,370 79
Marine and Fisheries:
(b) The Department of Marine :
Dartmouth, N.S.:
1915- 16 $ 16,019 79
1916- 17 2,964 46

St. John, N.B.:
1911-12 $ 69,000 00
1913- 14
118,033 881914- 15
80,349 221915- 16. . . .-
58,937 461916- 17
11,392 22

Victoria, B.C., Depot :
1914- 15 25,415 65
1915- 16 655 27
1916- 17 22,493 80-

2. No expenditure in so far as the Department of Railways and Canals -is concerned.
The Department of Marine has no information.
Public Works:
Halifax old Graving Dock: This dock was *built in 1889 by the Halifax Graving Dock Co., Ltd., and has received from this department, under authority of Act 45 Viet.,

ch. 17, an annual subsidy' of $10,000 for the twenty years ended 30th September, 1909. Damages caused by the explosion of 6th December, 1917, are now being attended to and paid lby this department; expenditures tO' 31st March, 1918, $15,745.
Halifax new Graving Dock: Preliminaries, etc., $4,451.52.
This department has expended no money on any graving docks at St. John, N. B.
St. LAMBERT POSTMASTER.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   HALIFAX AND VANCOUVER HARBOURS EXPENDITURE.
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