The Board of Transport
Commissioners for Canada
Commission des Transports
du Canada

Order no. G.O. 710

Friday, the 12th of
March, A.D. 1948

In the matter of the speed of engines running tender first.


J. A. Cross
Chief Commissioner

Hugh Wardrope
Assistant Chief Commissioner

Armand Sylvestre
Deputy Chief Commissioner

J. A. Stoneman

G. A. Stone

F. M. MacPherson

Upon the recommendation of the Director of Operation of the Board—

It is ordered:

  1. That on railways subject to the jurisdiction of the Board, engines running tender first, other than suburban tank engines equipped with pilot on tender, shall not exceed a speed of twenty-five miles an hour.
  2. That the directions contained in Board's Circular No. 103, dated January 3, 1913, be, and they are hereby, rescinded.

J. A. Cross
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada.