HAINAUT. BOUSSU. 4,5% Obligation de F500, unissued. red, green. #10000. A few edge-tears. Coalmining in the Bousu region started in 1768 and several small companies were founded in the next 90 years. It would take until the foundation of this company, in 1868, that a serious consolidation of the mining activities takes place. By 1900, the company employes 4000 people and has a daily output of 2000 tons of coal. The company closes in 1961.
Date: 1 December 1891
Startprice: € 50