LONDON. 1 Shansi Share of £1. green, yellow, black. No 158785. The company, formed in 1897, worked coal-mines in Shansi and Honan provinces, in central China. It also built the Honan Railway for the government. Vignette of shipping, trains, junks, temple in a Chinese port. Large, square format, with text in Englishand French. Fold but in above average condition.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE, COALMINES, MINES (no gold, silver, coal), RAILROADS
CHINA, GREAT BRITAIN
Date: 23 August 1909
Startprice: € 40