Lot 1327: ALGECIRAS (GIBRALTAR) RAILWAY CO.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 20 June 1900 GIBRALTAR. LONDON. 6% Mortgage Debenture of £100. Cat. 1150 E. black, blue. #1500. No 736. Very large format bond; part of a loan to link Gibraltar and the port of Algeciras with the main Spanish network. The line still exists today, but does not serve Gibralter, whose nearest railway station is at La Linea. The company was bought by Andaluces in 1913, and these debentures were repaid at par in cash. Hole-cancelled.
Condition Report: EF