Result list 14 April 2018

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Lotnumber: 97
BERLIN. Genuss-Schein. brown, green. No 11161. The company was founded in Berlin in 1899 as the Deutsch-Chinesische Ges. The management was in Tsingtao, a German concession in Shantung province. The objective was to build and operate a railway linking the coastal town of Tsingtao with the main linePeking-Shanghai (434 km). Construction started in 1899 and was completed in 1904. Still today it is an important link. In 1914 the Japanese occupied the German concession and took over the line, and in 1923 the Chinese took it over. Sometime after World War I Germany restarted commercial activities in its former territories, including Shantung, and in 1930 the company became the Schantung-Handels AG.
Themes: COLONIES, RAILROADS
CHINA, GERMANY
REICHSDRUCKEREI
Date: 31 May 1900
Quality: VF-EF
Startprice: € 80