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Railroad Company - Montreal & Lachine

Railroad Company - Montreal & Lachine

Description

Token used by the indians and workmen on the Lachine Canal, forming the majority of the third class in the train to travail from Lachine to Montreal. They were strung on a wire by the conductor. Several of these tokens were melted at St-Lambert in 1862.

Railroad Company - Montreal & Lachine values and prices

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a Railroad Company - Montreal & Lachine varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade.

Railroad Company - Montreal & Lachine circulated tokens1

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Varieties AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
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Bronze ----$400$450$500
Plastic -------
Silver ----$600$700$800

Varieties

Bronze

Commemorative silver token launched in 1947.

Jeton de train - Railroad Company - Montréal & Lachine - Bronze

Plastic

Jeton de train - Railroad Company - Montréal & Lachine - Plastic

Silver

Commemorative silver token launched in 1947.

Jeton de train - Railroad Company - Montréal & Lachine - Silver

Specifications

  • Issuer: Montreal & Lachine Railroad Company
  • Mint : Birmingham
  • Issuing date : 1847 - 1850
  • Composition : Copper
  • Diameter : 34.5 mm
  • Breton # : 530

Bronze

  • Issuing date : 1947
  • Composition : Bronze
  • Diameter : 25 mm

Plastic

Silver

  • Issuing date : 1947
  • Composition : Silver
  • Diameter : 17 mm

Notes

  1. The value of circulated tokens generally concerns coins with a certain wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. 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.
  3. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Wednesday, January 16, 2013

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