MARYLAND. 6% Bond for $480=£100. black. No 1272. The company mined coal in Allegany county (one of the two main coal-mining counties in the state), and developed an iron and steel industry by the mines. Capital in US$ and £ sterling, so there was British finance in the company.
Themes: COALMINES, METAL & ENGINEERING
Date: 1 July 1842
Startprice: € 100