The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 245

Thursday, the 8th of
August, A.D. 1918

In the matter of the complaints of the Dominion Millers' Association and the Toronto Board of Trade against the increased carload minimum weights on grain and grain products for domestic consumption, published hy the railway companies to take effect April 2, 1917.

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And in the matter of the application of the Canadian Railway War Board for permission to increase the minimum carload weight of four as fixed by the General Order of the Board No. 186, dated April 4, 1917.

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H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner

W. B. Nantel
Deputy Chief Commissioner

S. J. McLean
Commissioner

A. S. Goodeve
Commissioner

A. C. Boyce
Commissioner

Upon the consent of the Dominion Millers' Association, the Toronto Board of Trade, and the Montréal Board of Trade, on file with the Board,—

It is ordered: That clause 4 of the General Order of the Board No. 186, dated April 4, 1917, be, and it is hereby, amended so as to provide that, until further order of the Board, the minimum carload weight of flour shall be fifty thousand pounds when loaded in cars of the capacity of 60,000 pounds or 70,000 pounds.

H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada.