6% Bond for £50. Cat. KUL 900. green, blue, red, black. No 9902. Very large format with folds and a little brown staining. One of the purposes of this loan was to pay the costs of a bridge over the Yangtse river at Hangchow. The bridge was completed in November 1937, but, after taking several years to build, it was blown up, only 4 days after completion, because of the Japanese advance on Hangchow. The bridge is shown on the reverse of the bond. With coupons 4-50.
Themes: GOVERNMENT BONDS, RAILROADS
Startprice: € 50