Beautifully engraved certificate from the Scioto Valley and New England Railroad Company issued in 1889. This historic document was printed by the Franklin Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of a train. This item is hand signed by the Company's President and Secretary and is over 117 years old. The certificate has been folded and shows some signs of wear at the folds.
The company was Reorganized from the Scioto Valley Railway Company (1890) and controlled by Norfolk and Western Railroad.