389. Saving for railways, canals, local authorities and statutory bodies.

Nothing in the Mines (Working Facilities and Support) Act 1966 prejudicially affects: (1) the right under the Railways Clauses Consolidation Act 18451, or any Act modifying that Act2, or any other Act, whether public general, or local and private, of any railway or canal company, local authority or other statutory body to acquire minerals3 for the purposes of support4; or (2) any rights or interests in minerals which may have been acquired5 by any such company, authority or body6; or (3) any right of support from minerals