Bond #4136. Brooklyn & Rockaway Railroad (Brooklyn) $500.

$350.00

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#4136. Brooklyn & Rockaway Railroad¬† (City of Brooklyn) 1867. $500. Seven Per Cent First Mortgage Bond. Issued, uncancelled. No.180. Green underprint and red seal. Horse drawn streetcars pass by two and three story hotels at the seaside. Estee & Smith . 16” x 11”. EF. Minor edge chips out at the top.

The line was originally proposed to extend from the eastern boundaries of Brooklyn to Far Rockaway. A scarce Long Island railroad bond with only seven others reported by Cox.