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APPENDIX "A"

INTRODUCTION OF DIESEL SERVICES

Statement showing number of tickets issued local to the sections and receipts.
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1955 - A.S.L.E.& F. strike 29th May-14th June (inclusive).

       Tickets issued     Receipts 
           Month of
 Sept.  
 Cumulative.   Month of
  Sept.  
 Cumulative  
      No. No.   £ £  
  WEST CUMBERLAND AREA              
  Whole Scheme (Introduced 7th Feb. 1955)
       1956 (Diesel)   50,267 403,147   8,311 66,015 *
       1955 (Diesel)   44,148 412,429   6,964 59,878 *
       1954 (Steam)   -   -     4,633 38,144 *
          1956/1955   6,119 9,282   1,347 6,137 *
      14% 2%   19% 10%  
          1956/1954   -   -     3,678 27,871 *
      -   -     79% 73%  
       Diesel Excursions 1956.         174 1,616 *
    * Cumulative as from February 1st.  
                 
  WATFORD - ST.ALBANS   (Introduced 25th July 1955)
  Information to follow  
                 
  BURY - BACUP.   (Introduced 6th February 1956)
         1956   45,163 409,252   2,108 16,084  
         1955   23,559 159,175   842 5,537  
      + 21,604 + 249,977   + 1,266 + 10,547  
      91.70% 156.95%   150.36% 190.48%  
       Diesel Excursions 1956.         998 2,857  
                 
  BIRMINGHAM - LICHFIELD   (Introduced 5th March 1956)
         1956.   70,973 579,097   5,148 39,173  
         1955.   30,328 204,573   2,077 13,377  
      + 40,645 + 374,524   + 3,071 + 25,796  
      134.02% 183.08%   147.86% 192.84%  
       Diesel Excursions 1956.         195 727  
                 
  NORTH WALES AREA              
       Blaenau Festiniog - Llandudno. (Introduced 5th March 1956)
         1956   17,156 139,934   2,518 18,792  
         1955   13,766 98,681   1,741 12,489  
      + 3,390 + 41,253   + 777 + 6,303  
      24.63% 41.80%   14.11% 50.47%  
                 
       Bangor-Amlwch   (Introduced 28th May 1956)  
       1956.   4,473 21,506   655 2,964  
       1955.   3,860 16,294   574 2,420  
      + 613 + 5,212   + 81 +544  
      15.88% 31.99%   14.11% 22.48%  
       Diesel Excursions 1956.         566 785  
                 
  BUCKINGHAM - BANBURY   (Introduced 13th August, 1956)  
       1955.   1,983 3,694   216 394  
       1956.   416 654   42 66  
      + 1,567 + 3,040   + 174 + 328  
      377% 465%   414% 497%  

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