Lot 727: CONTINENTAL METROPOLITAN TRAMWAYS CO. LTD
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 25 September 1891 PARIS. 6% Preference Shares of £5. Serie 1. green, black. No A729. Heavy folds. Formed in London (1887) to acquire the Tramways de Paris (Réseau Sud). Network bought in 1896 by the Cie Française pour l'Exploitation des Procédés Thomson-Houston. Text in English and French. Perhaps the only British company owning a French tramway, and very rare.
Condition Report: VF