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: 923
BARCELONA. 5% Bond of £100. Serie 4. B/S Cat. 2450 Q5. brown, black. No 21788. Folds, very large format print by Waterlow & Sons. Vignettes of a tram, lady and industry. Inc. in Canada 1911 to develop hydro-electric power in Spain, and the electric railway and tramway system of Barcelona and district. The red (and, to a lesser extent' the blue) shares of the company are very well-known to collectors. However, the issues of bonds are much less common, and some are very difficult to find indeed. Facsimile signature of Fred Stark Pearson, founder of the company. This bond is part of an issue of £8 mln. Text in English and French. The tramways were sold in 1925 to a Spanish company, and Civil War damage in the late 1930s destroyed an already weak company.
Themes: RAILROADS, TRAMWAYS
CANADA, SPAIN
WATERLOW & SONS
Date: 1 December 1911
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 50