Evidence on coal in Kent 3

Evidence on coal in Kent 3
  • Title: Evidence to Opposed Bill Committee on South Eastern Railway

  • Date : 24 March 1836, p.251

  • Catalogue number : Parliamentary Archives, HC/CL/PB/2/2/36

  • Description :

    Evidence from local farmer William Knox Child about the price and availability of coal in Kent.

  • Transcript:

    in Jany 1830 was 42 shillings a Chaldron and we have to fetch them in June 1830 they were 39 shillings a Chaldron in January 1831 they were 44 shillings a chaldton.  In June 1831 they were 36 shillings a Chaldron in January 1832 they were 40 shillings a Chaldron in June 1832 they were 34 shillings a Chaldron in January 1833 they...

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