The Western Maryland Rail Road Co (114925)

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The Western Maryland Rail Road Co  (114925)
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2 certificates. Incorp 1853 and stopped in 1909. The original main line began with the chartering of the Baltimore, Carroll and Frederick Railroad in 1852, with the intent of building a rail line from Baltimore west to Washington County, Maryland. The Maryland General Assembly changed the name of the company to the Western Maryland Rail Road Company in 1853. Consecutive bonds #426 & 427, I/C, $1000 Guaranteed Mortgage 6% bearer bond issued July 1, 1870 Signed Geo. M. Bokee President, City of Baltimore payment guarantee signed Robert Banks Mayor. Black, embossed seal, 4-4-0 rounding curve under wavy title . $1000 green underprint, Printer A. Hoen & Co. This a large certificate 19 X 16" . EF-AU

Provenance: Ken Prag Collection
Country (if not USA):
State: Maryland
Date: 1870