Housatonic Rail Road Co. (106043)

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Transportation Start Price:50.00 USD Estimated At:100.00 - 200.00 USD
Housatonic Rail Road Co.   (106043)
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Cancelled 4 shares of Housatonic Rail-Road Co.@ $100 each 1) 2 shares, certificate # 132 issued to Hiram B. Noble dated Dec 1, 1837 signed by treasurer. Assigned. 2) 5 shares, certificate #1218 issued to M. E. Johnson dated May 24, 1884 signed by Witness C. H. Ceale and M. E. Johnson. Printed: E. A. Lewis & Co., Stationers, Bridgeport, Conn. 3) 66 shares, certificate # 38 issued Charles Flunt of Concord on Sept 24, 1869. Adhesive RN stamp. Slight tear. Printed: H. Cogswell Printer and Stationer, Nos 19 and 21 Merchants' Exchange, New York. 4) 7 shares, certificate # 426 issued to Elizabeth White dated Dec. 20, 1879. Tears. Printed: G. S. Roe, Stationery and Printer, 19 and 21 Merchants' Exchange, NY. Housatonic Railroad was originally chartered in 1836 and leased by New Haven in 1892. Route was close to current company route but it didn't go into New York. Housatonic Railroad now operating in southwestern New England was chartered in 1983 to operate a short section of the former New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad in northwestern Connecticut, and has since expanded north and south, as well as west into New York State.