Share Certificate for stock in The Forth Bridge Railway Company. The certificate has been cancelled.
The registration number is “P.118” for 318 shares dated London 26th March 1942. This certificate passes ownership of the stock from Herbert Plumer who died 5 January 1942 to his daughter Margery Hayce Plumer who inherited his estate.
On 11 1881 June The Forth Bridge Railway Company was established jointly by the North British Railway, the Midland Railway and the North Eastern Railway and Great Northern Railway. The company was named in the Transport Act 1947 as one of the bodies to be nationalised and so became part of British Railways on 1 January 1948.