LONDON. Bond of £100. black on vellum. No 176. Folds and some discolouration. The Government decided to improve the quality of navigation on the Thames between Staines, near London, and Cricklade, in the west of England. The commissioners raised a loan of £10.000 to finance the works. This is a bondfor £100, lend under this loan. Interest payments until around 1840 are inscribed on the reverse. Printed on vellum. Tax-seal with silver insert.
Themes: BEFORE 1800, CANALS, CITY & STATE BONDS
Date: 25 March 1774
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