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This document records evidence that was taken by a House of Lords Private Bill Committee in 1837 in connection with a proposal to build a railway between Chester and Birkenhead. In these committees people were able to express their opinion about such schemes and were asked for information about them.
In this entry a witness is asked about coach journeys between the two towns.
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