LONDON. 5% Government Guaranteed Bond of £100. Cat. KUL 90. brown, blue. #23000. No 00008. Folds and pin-holes. Loan to extend and reequip parts of the Peking-Mukden railway, linking Peking to the industrial centre of southern Manchuria. Taken over by the Japanese in 1932, but coupons are cut to 1941, due to Japanese payment of the interest.Very large format bond.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS, RAILROADS
CHINA, GREAT BRITAIN
Date: 1 July 1899
Startprice: € 250