PENNSYLVANIA. PHILADELPHIA. Shares of $20. black. No 162. Vignette of a steam train passing a stream and limestone quarry. The company was founded in 1856 and purchased by the Charles Warner Co. in 1899. The deposits of dolomite limestone in Cedar Hollow (Great Valley, Chester County, PE) were one of the bestin the U.S. The major activity had always been the production of lime in kilns for use in building materials.
Themes: CHEMICALS, MINING, STONE QUARRIES
Date: 23 May 1859
Startprice: € 200