LONDON. Share of £10. black. #25000. No 2570. Est. 1856/8 to establish steam vessel connections on the Indian rivers, in particular the Indus. It used "steam trains" consisting of trains of barges drawn by powerful steamers. However, the company collapsed due to mismanagement and too strong currents on the Indus. Its fleet was sold in 1869.
Date: 7 April 1858
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