House of Commons Papers, Volume 44 (Google eBook)

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H.M. Stationery Office, 1852 - Legislation
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Page 5 - Bedford, Berks, Bucks, Cambridge, Chester, Cornwall, Cumberland, Derby, Devon, Dorset, Durham, Essex, Gloucester, Hereford, Hertford, Huntingdon, Kent, Lancaster, Leicester, Lincoln, Middlesex, Monmouth, Norfolk, Northampton, Northumberland, Nottingham, Oxford, Rutland, Salop, Somerset, Southampton, Stafford, Suffolk, Surrey, Sussex, Warwick, Westmoreland, Wilts, Worcester, and York.
Page 217 - Act to continue for two years, and from thence until the end of the then next session of parliament...
Page 3 - In 1833, Turnpike Roads were the chief means of communication throughout the Kingdom for the transit of goods and passengers : much expense and skill had been bestowed in adapting the roads to the increased traffic of goods, and the more speedy passage of the mails and stage coaches. From this period railways have gradually superseded the use of Turnpike Roads for the conveyance of goods and passengers, except for short distances and local convenience, and the Turnpike Roads in a large majority of...
Page 203 - Roads in a large majority of the counties have assumed more the character of ordinary highways. From the great reduction of income the Trustees have been compelled, in numerous instances, either to abandon the repair of the roads to the parishes, or to discontinue the payment of the interest of the debt.
Page iv - Abstract of ihe general statements of the income and expenditure of the several turnpike trusts in England and Wales, from 1st January 1855 to 3ist December 1855 inclusive; [in 2400.] -------- LII.
Page 13 - Manual labour .... Team labour, and carriage of materials Materials for surface repairs Land purchased .... Damage done in obtaining materials Tradesmen's bills.
Page 163 - ... at the meeting, that it is expedient that provision should be made for the better government and administration of such institution, or for the better application of the endowments thereof, or for the transference of such institution and the endowments thereof, and that an application should be made to the Secretary of State for a provisional order. 5. On the foresaid resolution being carried, it shall be lawful for the said governing body to present a petition to the Secretary of State, setting...
Page 5 - BEDFORD — BERKS — * BUCKS — CAMBRIDGE — CHESTER — CORNWALL — CUMBERLAND — DERBY — DEVON — DORSET — DURHAM — ESSEX — GLOUCESTER — HANTS — HEREFORD — HERTFORD — HUNTINGDON — KENT — LANCASTER — LEICESTER — LINCOLN — MIDDLESEX — MONMOUTH — NORFOLK — NORTHAMPTON — NORTHUMBERLAND — NOTTINGHAM — OXFORD • — RUTLAND — SALOP — SOMERSET — STAFFORD • — SUFFOLK • — SURREY — SUSSEX — WARWICK — WESTMORLAND — WILTS — WORCESTER —...
Page 107 - ... before holding the same, and of the purpose thereof (so far as the same relates to the powers of this Act), in some newspaper usually circulated in the county or counties in which such road is situate, to resolve that in case such consents as hereinafter mentioned of the mortgagees be obtained, an application be made to one of Her Majesty's principal Secretaries of State for a provisional order to reduce the rate of interest on the mortgage debts charged or secured on the tolls or revenues of...
Page 1 - AND be it further enacted, that such secretary of state for the time being shall yearly and every year cause such annual statements so transmitted to him to be revised and abstracted, and shall cause such abstracts to be laid before both Houses of Parliament, together with any observations he may think proper with respect to the state, condition, and repair of the roads or any of them, or with respect to the debts, revenues, expenditure, and management of any of such turnpike trusts.

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