Warrant for 5 Shares of £1. green, buff, black. No 506. Heavy folds and some brown staining. Text in English and French. The company's tin mine was located in Derby, North Tasmania. The company built the Briseis Dam (the use of high pressure water to remove the overburden material was essential to the miningoperations) but in 1929, the dam broke and a wall of water of 30 metres high rushed down the valley, killing 14 people and leaving an entire region in devastation.
Themes: MINES (no coal, gold, silver)
AUSTRALIA, GREAT BRITAIN
Date: 8 April 1913
Startprice: € 50