TASMANIA. VICTORIA/MELBOURNE. Shares of £1. black, red. No 1779. Set up in Melbourne for a major Tasmanian mining area (Mount Lyell is a mountain in Western Tasmania). The company mined successfully in 1900-01 but, to avoid legal prosecution, was reformed as the Mt Lyell Blocks Mining Co. in 1901.
Themes: MINES (no gold, silver, coal)
AUSTRALIA, GREAT BRITAIN
Date: 27 April 1900
Startprice: € 30