The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 452

Tuesday, the 18th of
October, A.D. 1927

In the matter of the Regulations for the Transportation of Explosives and Other Dangerous Articles by Freight, prescribed and approved by General Orders Nos. 203, 204, and 206, dated respectively August 11 and September 7, 1917;

And in the matter of the application of the Canadian Explosives, Limited, for an Order amending paragraph 7 of Shipping Container Specification No. 13.

1717.44

H. A. McKeown
Chief Commissioner

Upon the report and recommendation of its Assistant Chief Traffic Officer, and reading what is filed in support of the application,—

The Board orders: That the said paragraph 7 of Shipping Container Specification No. 13 be, and it is hereby, amended by adding the following paragraph, namely:—

(d) A triple disc-closing device, consisting of one steel disc not less than 0.016 inch thick between two felt paper discs not less than 0.055 inch thick each, of 2 1/8 inches in diameter, secured in a circular depression in the head of not less than 2 1/8 inches in diameter and 1/8 inch deep, by means of two semi-circular flaps sheared within this depression in such a manner as to be leak-proof.

H. A. McKeown
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada.