TASMANIA. BRANXHOLM. Shares of 8/-. blue. No 2619. Mine in Branxholm, northeastern Tasmania (93km north east of Launceston). Tin was discovered locally around 1873 and by 1883, Branxholm was proclaimed a town. In later years, tin mining gradually declined to be replaced by timber cutting.
Themes: MINES (no gold, silver, coal)
Date: 15 June 1906
Startprice: € 30