Kaitangata Railway and Coal Company Limited Empowering Act 1875

Kaitangata Railway and Coal Company Limited Empowering Act 1875

Private Act1875 No 2
Date of assent21 September 1875

An Act to authorize The Kaitangata Railway and Coal Company, Limited, to make construct and maintain a Railway connecting the Main Southern Trunk Railway in the Province of Otago with the Township of Kaitangata and the Coal Mines adjacent thereto in the said Province, and to make provision for other the proposed works of the said Company.

  • Preamble

    WHEREAS a public company has been formed and duly incorporated under The Joint Stock Companies Act 1860, by the name or style of The Kaitangata Railway and Coal Company, Limited, for the purpose, amongst others, of constructing and maintaining a line or lines of railway connecting the Dunedin and Clutha Railway at the Township of Stirling with the Township of Kaitangata and the coal mines adjacent thereto in the said province, and of constructing and maintaining wharves and jetties on and abutting upon the Clutha River in connection with the said railway and coal mines: And whereas it is expedient that the said company shall be authorized to construct and maintain and work the said railway and works by an Act of the General Assembly of New Zealand:

BE IT THEREFORE ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—