Result list 30 April 2022

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Lotnumber: 518
Share. black on vellum. No 720. Folds. Printed on vellum. Embossed paper seal of Mercury dated 1793. The canal, navigable by ships of up to 500 tons, connected Berkely with the Sharpness Docks at Gloucester, avoiding the difficult navigation of the upper part of the Severn estuary. Inspite of the date of this share, it was opened in 1827, and had a depth of 18 feet. It carried timber, grain, coal, salt, iron and manufactured goods. Extremely rare.
Themes: BEFORE 1800, CANALS
GREAT BRITAIN
Date: 29 Sept. 1794
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 500