Lot 1450: NATIONAL RAILWAY OF ECUADOR, LTD - LINE FROM GUAYAQUIL O DURAN-RIOBAMBA
29 October 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 12 January 1892 LONDON. 5% Cert.Prov.d'une Obligation F500=£20. blue. #94000. No 1872. Large format with central fold. This is the main railway of Ecuador, running from Guayaquil, second city and main port 278 miles to Quito, the capital. It is very scenic, at one point reaching an altitude of 11,600 feet in the Andes. The Ecuador government acquired the company in the 1920s. Text in French and English.
Condition Report: VF