The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.
Order no. 26187
|Thursday, the 31st of
May, A.D. 1917
|Re complaint of Canadian Handle Manufacturing Co., of Strathroy, Ont., against a demurrage charge of $23 made by Michigan Central Rd. at Tilbury. Ont., on a shipment of logs from Warren, Mich.|
Upon its appearing that the toll in question was collected contrary to the provisions of sec. 315 of the Railway Act and rule 20 of Canadian Car Service Rules,
it is declared that the M.C.R. was not authorized to make the said demurrage charge, and leave is therefore granted the railroad to refund to the complainant $23.