The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.
Order no. 9031
|Thursday, the 2nd of
December, A.D. 1909
Re application or J. Davy, of Thorold, Ont., for an order directing the Niagara, St. Catharines and Toronto Ry. to refund $219.83, alleged excess freight charges collected from applicant on shipments of wood pulp from Thorold to Suspension Bridge, N.Y.; and for an order directing the N. St. C. and T. R. to restore and maintain a rate of 2¢ per 100 lbs. on further shipments between the said points.
It is ordered that that part or the application directing the Niagara, St. Catharines & Toronto Ry. to refund $219.83, being the additional 1¢ per 100 lbs. paid on 42 carloads shipped from Nov. 15. 1908. when the 3¢ rate went permanently into effect, to September 29, 1909, the date of this application, be dismissed.
And it is further ordered that the joint rate of 3¢ per 100 lbs. at present in force on wood pulp, in carloads, from Thorold to Suspension Bridge, via the Niagara, St. Catharines & Toronto Ry. and the Michigan Central Rd. be disallowed, and the Niagara, St. Catharines & Toronto Ry. is required by January 15. 1910, to restore the joint rate of 2¢ per 100 lbs. which was in effect on the said traffic prior to February 1, 1908, and November 15, 1908.