The Tauton Branch RailRoad Corp. (112503)

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The Tauton Branch RailRoad Corp.  (112503)
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Two certificates. The Taunton Branch Railroad was one of the earliest railroads to be established in Massachusetts, United States. It was chartered by the state in 1835 as a branch of the Boston and Providence Railroad running between Mansfield and Taunton, Massachusetts.

#83, I/C, seven shares @$100 par, issued August 1, 1836. Signed Thomas Wales President, Black, share #928 to 934, embossed corp seal (paper covers seal), no vignette, signed transfer on reverse. Cancelled cross out handwritten no punch holes. Hooper, Lewis & Co. printer. EF

#1578, U/U, $100 par, dateline 18__ (handwritten), vignette top train l-r, bottom eagle on union shield. Hooper. Lewis & Co. printer. AU

Provenance: Ken Prag Collection
Country (if not USA):
State: Massachusetts
Date: 1836