5% Prior Mortgage Debenture of £20, unissued. red, buff. # 1000. Folds and some edge damage at the top and left border, but outside the printed part of the bond. Costa Rica's main railway, crossing the country from Pacific to Atlantic/Caribbean, was complete by 1890. This company was formed in London to build a 217-mile network of branch lines to serve the banana-growing area in the Caribbean coastal area. This was part of a deal between the Costa Rica government and Minor C. Keith, for the United Fruit Co. Leased to the Northern Railway of Costa Rica, controlled by the United Fruit Co. Later taken over by the Costa Rica government.
COSTA RICA, GREAT BRITAIN
Startprice: € 30