The Railways of the United Kingdom: Statistically Considered, in Relation to Their Extent, Capital, Amalgamations, Debentures, Financial Position ... and Various Other Minor Particulars; Concisely Arranged from Solely Authentic Documents; Together with the Railway Accounts, Rendered Upon a Uniform Plan
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12 Vict 9 Vict Act of Incorporation act of parliament act passed amalgamation Amendment amount annum April Arbroath August authorised to raise Balance of Capital Birmingham borrow Caledonian Railway Canal Capital Account capital authorised capital was created cent Chairman Chester Company was incorporated debentures December Deposit Directors Ditto dividend Eastern Counties Eastern Counties Railway Edinburgh Edinburgh and Glasgow Expenditure February Glasgow Goole guaranteed Hartlepool holders Holyhead issued January July Law Engineering lease Leeds Length of Line Lincolnshire Locomotive London and North-Western Manchester Manchester and Leeds March meeting held miles mortgage Newcastle North Shields November obtained October open for Traffic Original Shares pany Parliamentary and Law payable power to raise proprietors purchase quarter shares raise additional capital raise capital Receipts registered Registration Fee required with Transfer Revenue Account scrip September Session share capital shareholders shares of 25 Sheffield Slamannan Railway Statement of Capital subscription capital
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