Georgia Rail Road & Banking Company (105718)

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Georgia Rail Road & Banking Company   (105718)
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This item SOLD at 2019 Jul 15 @ 18:00UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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26 cancelled shares of Georgia Rail Road & Banking Co cert. #6889 issued to Joel N. Freeman exec of Thos W. Freeman @ $100 each dated June 1, 1867 . Adhesive RN stamp. Vignette of train on rails with city in background. Two small trains on both side of top. Two allegorical male figures on left side of certificate. Gray border. Company chartered in 1833 in Augusta, Georgia. In 1835, the charter was amended to include banking. Originally the line was chartered to build a railroad from Augusta to Athens, with a branch to Madison. In 1967 it reported 833 million revenue-ton-miles of freight and 3 million passenger-miles. By end of year it operated 331 miles of road and 510 miles of track.