Lauzon - Quebec-Levis - 1821
This is one of the earliest Canadian examples of a transportation token. The vessel on the token is the Lauzon, a 310-ton steam-powered side-wheeler. It was built and owned by John Goudie. The first steam-propelled vessel to make regular crossings of the St. Lawrence River between Quebec City and Levis... Read more »
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|Ferry token - Lauzon - Quebec-Levis - 1821 - Breton # 560A|
- Issuer: Lauzon Ferry / John Goudie
- Issuing date : 1821
- Denomination : 4 pence / 8 sols
- Composition : Lead
- Diameter : 26.5 mm
- Breton # : 560
- The value of circulated tokens generally concerns coins with a certain wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
- The value of a uncirculated tokens generally concerns coins with little wear almost not visible with the eye. These coins generally retain their original luster.
- The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.
Last update : Wednesday, January 16, 2013