Earliest statute concerning a road is passed by Parliament.
Parliament passes first Turnpike Act.
"Turnpike mania" - trusts cover more than 11,500 miles of road.
The Highways Act formalises the practice of driving on the left.
Parliament passes its last Turnpike Act.
More than 700 railway Bills are considered by Parliament.
Parliament authorises the first underground line in London.
Both Houses of Parliament appoint a joint committee to consider underground line proposals.
Transport and Works Act changes procedures and reduces number of private bills coming before Parliament.