MARYLAND. 6% Bond for $480=£100. black. No 1287. The company mined coal in Allegany county (one of the two main coal mining counties in the state), and developed an iron and steel industry by the mines. Capital in US$ and £ sterling, so there was British finance in the company.
Themes: COALMINES, METAL & ENGINEERING, MINING
Date: 1 July 1842
Startprice: € 100