Result list 1 April 2017

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Lotnumber: 686
Shares of £1. blue. No 79. Folds. Vignettes of Lady Britannia and a tramcar. The company set up gas-powered trams, which it worked initially on the Blackpool, St. Annes and Lytham tramway, the first such tramway in Britain. A 3-mile tramway line in Trafford Park was opened as well. The trams were powered by town gas, and had a maximum speed of 12 miles per hour. Their distinctive exhaust smell earned them the nickname "Lamp Oil Express". Went into liquidation in 1899.
Themes: TRAMS
GREAT BRITAIN
WATERLOW & SONS
Date: 20 March 1894
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 80