Result list 1 April 2017

The results of our April sale will be available here on April 2.

Lotnumber: 865
LONDON. Warrant of 25 Ordinary shares of £1. Cat. 500 J1. blue, black. No D13578. Large format piece, with vignettes of allegorical ladies, and street-scenes in Lisbon. Hole-cancelled. Formed in London 1899 to acquire the Cia. Carris de Ferro de Lisboa. This operated a network of horse-and mule-tramways in Lisbon, but could not finance the conversion to electric traction that was needed. L.E.T. converted, modernised and expanded the city's tramway system. About 1973 the system was bought by the city of Lisbon. The company still exists as an investment, as part of the Rothschild organisation in London, as Five Arrows Ltd. Text in English & French.
Themes: RAILROADS, TRAMS
GREAT BRITAIN, PORTUGAL
WATERLOW & SONS
Date: 5 August 1908
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 80