Albany Northern Railroad $1,000 Bond #81526

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Albany Northern Railroad $1,000 Bond  #81526
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A $1,000 bond from Albany Northern Railroad dated March 1, 1852, number 357. The coupons assured payment of interest of $35 twice a year. The Albany and Northern Railway started on a 35-mile track in 1895 from Cordele to Albany, Georgia. Signed by John Townsend (ca. 16081668) among others. He was born in England but moved to the colonies about 1630. Townsend was a signatory to the Flushing Remonstrance, what later was put in the Bill of Rights for religious freedoms. He and most of his family settled in Oyster Bay. Not listed in Cox. State: City: Date: