March 1, 1916 (12th Parliament, 6th Session)

CON

Mr. HAZEN: (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.
2. Established January 7, 1915, by authority of Governor General in Council.
3. Mr. Andrew A. Allen and Mr. F. L. Wanklyn.
4. $2,154.85.
5. When installation of bell was approved the SS. St. George, operated by the Dominion Atlantic railway, equipped with receiving apparatus, was plying on the route between St. John and Digby. The SS. St. George was subsequently withdrawn from the route, and there being no other vessel fitted with receiving apparatus regularly plying on the route, instructions have been issued, on the recommendation of the Lighthouse Board, that the bell be withdrawn.
6. See answer to No. 5.

Topic:   DIGBY GAP SUBMARINE BELL. '
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