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: 1150
JERSEY CITY. 5% Gen.Mortg. 100 Year Gold Bond of $1000, specimen. green, black. Fold. Formed 1839 from a number of small NJ railroads. Over the years it incorporated many small companies with lines in New Jersey and eastern PA. Its main line ran from Jersey City west through New Jersey to Phillipsburg and across the Delaware River to Easton and Scranton in Pennsylvania. Branches stretched into southern New Jersey to Delaware Bay. The CNJ was acquired by the Philadelphia and Reading Railway in 1883. Though that was later canceled, the Reading continued to exert major influence over the CNJ, and used it for its New York City terminal. In 1976 it was absorbed into Conrail with other bankrupt railroads of the north-eastern U.S.A. Some parts of its lines are still used by Conrail and New Jersey Transit. Vignettes of trains, shipping off the Jersey coast, and underground mining.
Date: 1 July 1887
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 300