HAINAUT. GILLY. Action. black, brown. #3000. No 1169. Folds. Formed 1875 to amalgamate the Société civile de la Réunion and the Société civile de Serre et Magrawe into a S.A. The Réunion dated from 1823, by the merger of the Charbonnages de Grande Aise et Petite Aise (united in 1776), the Sociétés de Strapette et Mère de Veine (united in 1813), and the Société de la Ronge. The Serre et Magrawe existed before 1775. 1887 saw the absorption of the new company into the Charbonnages Réunis du Centre de Gilly. The many properties of the two companies were in the communes of Charleroi, Gilly and Montigny-sur-Sambre. Fine border, with arms of Hainaut, allegorical ladies, leaves, hammers. Extremely rare.
Date: 1 March 1875
Startprice: € 100