£500 Consolidated Stock. black. No 772. Folds. Surprisingly decorative for a British railway piece, with a delicate border of elaborate coats of arms of the various towns served. Formed by the amalgamation of the Glasgow, Paisley, Kilmarnock & Ayr and the Glasgow, Dumfries and Carlisle Railways. Later expanded the network by purchase and construction to become one of the most important railway companies in Scotland.
Date: 5 May 1863
Startprice: € 200