Great Britain, Insurance Policy, Norwich Union Fire Insurance Office, fire policy, 1818, vignette includes Justice and cornucopia, black, some discolouration and weakness at folds, lot includes prospectus dated 1826, F. (2).
Great Britain, Madame Tussaud's Debenture Stock certificate for £200, 1933, number 123, signed by John Tussaud, as director, black with decorative border, Some tears at edges otherwise VF and written in red ink "£200 drawn for redemption 1/1/64. (1).
Great Britain, Insurance Policy, Atlas Assurance Co., 5 different policies from 1938, The London & Lancashire Insurance Co. Ltd. 2 different policies for 1926,These relate to the Eastbourne Constitutional Club Ltd. together with some correspondence VF. (13).
Great Britain (7) Bishops Waltham Water Co. Ltd. 1865, East London Water Works Co. transfer certs (2) 1842 & 1872, Fluid Meter Company 1870, Liverpool Sewage Utilization Co. 1868, London and Suburban Freehold Land Society 1854, . Pwllheli Gas Co.185-, unissued. VF or better (7).
Great Britain, Insurance Policies, United Kingdom Mutual War Risks Association Ltd., 5 x policies issued to Silver Line Ltd., covering their ships, Silveryew and Silverwillow, together with freight, 1935/36, plain format, all VF. (5).
Great Britain, Insurance Policy, Hand in Hand Office, fire policy, 1797, large vignette of handshake under a crown, black, repairs to weakness at all folds, also abstract of the deed of settlement, F. (2).
Great Britain, Thames Iron Works, Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., £100 debenture,1901, very ornate with vignette of Neptune with man with hammer, ironclad warship in background, signed by T.H. Hills, the Thames Iron Works football team turned professional in 1900 and changed its name to West Ham United, red, an interesting piece, VF. (1).
Great Britain, Insurance Policy, Boiler Insurance and Steam Power Company Ltd., insurance against explosions, 1883, very large vignette of damaged building flanked by coal mine and canal scene, black, VF. (1).
Great Britain, Victoria Palace Ltd., share certificate, 1929, ornate heading incorporates vignette of the theatre, situated in Victoria Street, London, was built for Sir Alfred Butt who introduced Pavlova to London, a statue of the ballerina was placed on top of the theatre, maroon, red ink cancellation, VF. (1).
Great Britain, Insurance policies, large folder containing a fine collection of 26 early fire insurance policies, West of England 1816, Royal Exchange, 1837 & 1861, Hants Sussex and Dorset, 1833, Atlas, 1852, Sun Fire, 1864, Caledonian, 1850, East of Scotland, 1853, County Fire, 1822, 1823, & 1865, Leeds and Yorkshire, 1832 & 1859, London Assurance, 1845, Queen Insurance, 1864, Norwich Union, 1836, Scottish Union, 1837, Suffolk and General Country, 1824, Union Society, 1845, Guardian, 1834 & 1854, European, 1861, Imperial, 1863, Church of England, 1863, Indemnity Mutual, 1837, Alliance Marine, 1837, most with vignettes, lot also includes Dutch policy dated 1817 and 13 pieces of ephemera relating to early insurance mainly proposal information, the policies are mostly VF. (26).
Great Britain, Insurance policies, collection of 11 fire policies, County Fire Office, 2 x 1864, West of England Fire and Life, 1865, Northern Assurance, 1849, 1859, 1862 and 1874, Anchor Assurance Company, 2 x 1853, Imperial Insurance Company, 1863 and Western Insurance Company, 1866, seven with vignettes, mostly VF. (11).
Great Britain, Insurance Policies, Sun Fire Office, 3 x fire policies, 1844, 1855, and 1856, all with vignette incorporating sun with human face, fire fighter, tradesman and fire fighting appliance, black, mostly VF. (3).
Great Britain, The Lyceum (1903) Ltd., 3 x second mortgage debentures for £100, 1905 with UK revenue stamp and with coupons attached signed by Charles Ellis, as secretary, of this London theatre. EF. (3).
Great Britain, British Motor Cab Co. Ltd., 6 x bearer certificates for one share and 4 x bearer certificates for five shares, 1910-14, ornate border, text in English and French, orange and blue respectively, bottom margin uneven where coupons cut for payment, lot also includes Car Trust Realisation Co. Ltd., £100 debenture, 1906, mostly VF. (11).
Great Britain, Marke Valley Consolidated Copper and Tin Mining Co., certificate No.47 for one £10 share, 1842, ornate heading, black, conditions printed on reverse of certificate, excellent condition, AEF. (1).
Great Britain, Marke Valley Consolidated Copper and Tin Mining Co., certificate No.141 for one share, 1844, ‘one share of £10' printed in red, ornate heading, different design to previous lot, black, conditions printed on reverse of certificate, excellent condition, VF. (1).
Great Britain (3), Great Northern RailwayCompany £25 share 1846 GVF, The Forcett Railway Company £20 share 1876, black on pink. Small tear at top left corner & creased, The Liverpool Overhead Railway Company share cert.1897, red, with cancelled stamp and ring binder holes.(3).
Great Britain (16) certificates, titles include Associated Greyhound Racecourses Ltd. 1928, Associated Newspapers Ltd.1954, Beecham Group Ltd. 1954, Becker and Co Ltd. 1923, BritishElectric Traction Co. Ltd. 1959, Components Ltd. 1911, Imperial Continental Gas 1974-76 (3), London Wollen Company Ltd. 1912, Nuera Art-Silk Company Ltd. 1928, Premier Oil Ltd. 1920, Santa Feland Co. 1910, Septimus Parsonage & Co. Ltd. 1900, H & G Simonds Ltd. 1939, Tustabnovice Petroleum Ltd. 1907, mostly F to VF.(16).
Great Britain (8) Welsh related companies Brynymoor Steamship Co. 1937, Dolywern Temperence Hotel Co. Ltd. 1944, Duffield Iron Corp. Ltd. 1937, Lindley Duffield & Co. (Metallurgical & Finance) Ltd. 1933, Pantymwyn Mining Co. Ltd. 1923, South Wales Fuel Co. Ltd. 1920, together with two Flintshire Oil and Cannel Co. Ltd. call receipts for 1866, mostly AVF to VF. (8).
Great Britain, National Provincial Bank Ltd., share certificate, 1959, attractive vignette of Bank's Bishopsgate offices, green, also Westminster Bank Ltd., share certificate, 1962, Bank's coat of arms at top, black & blue, both VF. (2).
Great Britain, Whitehead Aircraft (1917) Ltd., certificate for participating ordinary shares, 1918, vignettes of aircraft and airfield, also underprint of bi-plane, black & green, heavy central fold and pin holes, AVF. (1).
Great Britain, 28 certificates and debentures, dated 1868-1962, all different, titles include, Hoover Ltd., 1960, Cotton Seed Co. Ltd., 1911, Lever Brothers Ltd., 1925, Astley Mills Co. Ltd., 1920, Nuera Art-Silk Co. Ltd., 1928, National Sporting Club Ltd., 1938, London Woollen Co. Ltd., 1925, Mutual Mills Ltd., 1943, Beecham Group Ltd., 1947, County Council of the West Riding of Yorkshire, 1906, mixed condition, but mostly F-VF. (28).
Great Britain, 9 certificates, dated 1864-79, all different, titles include, MerseyLoan & Discount Co. Ltd., 1873, Union Marine Insurance Co. Ltd., 1879, Common Fund Co. Ltd., 1869, Liverpool Marine Insurance Co. Ltd., 1869, Positive Government Security Life Assurance Co. Ltd., 1873, cancelled, Middle Class Dwellings Co. Ltd., unissued, lot also includes Ossett Gas Co., transfer certificate, 1879, and PhoenixFire Insurance Co., receipt for payment on shares, 1836, mostly F-VF. (11).
Great Britain, Great Northern Railway Co., certificate for one share, 1846, coat of arms at top, black on pink, also Northern Counties Union Railway Co., certificate for one share, 1846, black, both VF.
Great Britain, Highgate Archway Co., certificate No.310 for one share, 1810, ornate design, printed on vellum, black, red seal depicting a fly wagon drawn by six horses about to enter the tunnel, in better condition than that usually seen for this piece, VF. (1).
Great Britain, Great North of EnglandRailway Co., certificate for one share, 1836, ornate design with chain at left with links showing places on railway route, this certificate is made out to William Alexander Brooks who was the engineer of the Tees Navigation Company and involved with this railway, black, VF. (1).
Great Britain, financial ephemera (5) schedules of taxes (land & tax on servants) from Lincolnshire 1778 & 1779 on vellum. Letter from London bankers 1812 re. 470 doubloons shipped on HMS Hyperion and two annuities forms from 1840's.
Great Britain, 5 debentures, Garbutt Bros. Ltd., 1906, Heins & Co. Ltd., 1903, Seligmann and Mackay Ltd., 1899, Derby Oxide and Colour Co. Ltd., 1895 and Chivers & Sons Ltd., 1904, all with UK revenue stamps, all VF. (5).
Great Britain, 5 debentures, Heins & Co. Ltd., 1903, Gunter & Co. Ltd., 1924, Derby Oxide and Colour Co. Ltd. 1895, Cadogan and Hans Place Estate (No.3) Ltd., 1903, and Cadogan and Hans Place Estate (No.2) Ltd., 1902, all with UK revenue stamps, all VF. (5).
Framed bond and share certificates (6) including China Lung-Tsing-U -Hai £20 bond 1913 (2), Great Britain, National Provincial Bank share 1957. Rumania £100 bond 1929, USA Leigh High Valley Railway %100 bond 1942. Together with a French document 1764.
Great Britain, Sir James Laing and Sons Ltd., certificate for preference shares, 1899, very attractive design with vignette at left of early wooden 74 gun war ship under construction, large format, orange on yellow, neat ink cancellation through signatures, VF. (1).
Great Britain, Holt Fleet Bridge in the County of Worcester, proprietor?s certificate No.6 for one share, 1826, black printing on vellum, red wax seal, this was a single arch bridge built by Thomas Telford in 1828 crossing the River Severn, slight wrinkle to vellum, otherwise VF. (1).
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