Lot 1110: Valley Railway Co., 1879, Ohio Specimen Bond Rarity.
October 25, 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Cleveland, Ohio. $100, 1st Mortgage 7% Coupon Gold Bond, Specimen, Black without under print, locomotive passing cattle with harbor scene behind it, bottom with Ohio arms, Specimen overprints, POCs, Extremely attractive and in VF condition for a bond from this era. Unlisted railroad in Cox and this is the only example found in the archives. ABNC. Very few bonds from the 1870's were found in the archives and most of the examples that were found had tears, stains and damage.