LISBOA. 3% Obrigaçao F500. B/S Cat. 180 B. olive, black. #86117. No 19724. Folds and pin-holes. Text in Portuguese and French and cert. printed in Paris. Formed in Lisbon, 1879, to build lines in the Beira Alta district - Pampilhosa to the Spanish frontier, and to Figueira da Foz. The bigger idea was to build the missing (railroad) link between Lisbon and Paris. Incorporated into Caminhos de Ferro Portugueses in 1947. Border with various trains, heroic figures, little angels, coat of arms. We have never seen any shares from this company, but three different bond issuesare known. This is the first one.
Date: 27 February 1879
Startprice: € 80