East India Coal Company Limited

Description
Damoodah Valley, 14 January 1856, 1 Founders Share of £ 10 = 100 Rupees
Business
Mining/Coal/Mines/Gold
Assignment
Asia
Country
India
Rarity Code
8
Last Price
€ 230.00

History

The mining company was founded on 27 December 1855 by Sir Harrison, a former secretary of the Indian Steam Navigation Co. The company owned large beds of coal in the Damoodah Valley, Bengal. The East India Coal Company failed in 1866 due to heavy competition by the Bengal Coal Company.