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Workshops, Horwich

Volume 462: debated on Monday 14 March 1949

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asked the Minister of Transport whether he has approved the proposal of British Railways to build a factory in Lancashire to manufacture railway castings at present made by firms on Tees-side.

My hon. Friend is presumably referring to the scheme for the mechanisation of the foundries of the former L.M.S. Railway Workshops at Horwich. This was authorised by me in June, 1947.