Result list 31 October 2020

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Lotnumber: 1172
KADIKEUI. 5% Obligation de 207 Livres turques. red, yellow. # 2090. No 1567. Üsküdar ve Kadiköy Su Sirketi. Text in French and Turkish. A company was founded in Basel in 1889 to exploit an Ottoman concession to install a water supply network, and supply water to the Asian shore of the Bosporus, opposite Istanbul. Technical problems and disagreements with the Ottoman government prevented it from working successfully. In 1905 it became an Ottoman company under this name. The company had a monopoly of water distribution on the Asian shore, from Kandilli to Erenköy, including the major towns of Üsküdar (Scutari) and Kadiköy. Modern management and systems allowed it to provide a good service for many years. These bonds of the new company were issued in 1932
Themes: WATER
Date: 1932
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 30