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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.

Silver, gold, bronze and plastic restrike exist.

Railroad Company - Montreal & Lachine values and prices

The value of a canadian token depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.

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Varieties AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
$35.00$50.00$220$275$470$1,160$2,070
Plastic -------
Silver -------
Restrike -------
Varieties MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
$4,270------
Plastic --$165----
Silver $240-$266----
Restrike --$260----

Varieties

Plastic

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

Silver

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

Restrike

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

Specifications

  • Issuer: Montreal & Lachine Railroad Company
  • Mint : Birmingham
  • Issuing date : 1847 - 1850
  • Composition : Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↓
  • Weight : 16 grams
  • Diameter : 34.5 mm
  • Edge : Smooth
  • Breton #: 530
  • Charlton #: TR3
  • McLachlan #: 46

Plastic

  • Edge : Smooth

Silver

  • Composition : Silver
  • Weight : 35 grams
  • Diameter : 17 mm
  • Edge : Smooth

Restrike

  • Composition : Copper
  • Weight : 15 grams
  • Diameter : 25 mm
  • Edge : Smooth

Last update : Wednesday, July 29, 2020

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