Result list 30 April 2022

The results of our April 30 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 22 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 517
Certificate for £100 at 4%. black on vellum. No 122. Folds and somewhat stained at the top. Printed on vellum with hanging lead seal and nine wax seals of nine commissioners signing the share. The shareholders received a part of all "rates, tolls and duties" in the Western Division of the Navigation of the River Nine or Nene. The river connects the Grand Union Canal, near Northampton to the Wasth near Petersborough (88 miles). After works, including 38 locks, the river was fully navigable by 1761. The navigation was in a state of disrepair by the 1920s.
Themes: BEFORE 1800, SHIPPING
GREAT BRITAIN
Date: 1 April 1762
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 600