38 ISERE/69 RHONE. LYON. 5 Actions de F100. black, buff. No 7176-80. Central fold with repaired edge-splits. Iron was mined in the region since ancient times. Through industrialization came to the village through the foundation of this company in 1856, when mining, melting and transport (railroad) all came together. The Allevard firm became an important competitor to the well-known Schneider Group in the 1870s. Mining operations ceased in 1922 but the metallurgical industry remained important until well in the 1970s. Extremely rare.
Themes: METAL & ENGINEERING, MINING
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