Day Log/1914-08-05

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On this day, Notice issued by the War Department that it was exercising its powers, and taking over the Railway (for the duration of hostilities?). Received by the company on 1914-08-08, along with a letter from the Railway Executive. There is some possibility that originally the FR Co. was not going to be requisitioned.[1]

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  1. ^ Winton, John (1986) [1975]. The Little Wonder: The Story of The Festiniog Railway. London, England, W1: Festiniog Railway & Michael Joseph Ltd. ISBN 9780718109943. OCLC 1858833.