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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Second World War

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Auction 164
World War I (12) World War I Medals (5) awarded respectively to 7403 Pte.J.Watkins 2nd South Lancashire Regiment VF. Killed in action France 24/10/1914. He is buried at Le Touret Memorial. Panel 23., to 7759 Pte.G.M.Fairfax 1st East Yorkshire Regiment, GVF. Killed in action France 24/3/1915, He is buried at Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension II. E.22, to 4986 Sergt. C.Atkinson 2nd York and Lancaster Regiment. He was killed in action in France 21/3/1918. He is buried at Arras Memorial Bay 8., to 1928 Dvr. Piran Ditta R.A. GVF. Killed in action in Mesopotamia 1-31 Oct. 1916, to Pte. N.CF.Fredericks. 1st Cape Corps. NVF. Pte. Fredericks was washed overboard off H.M.S.Tuna in the Indian Ocean 11/7/1917. 1914-1915 Stars (3) awarded respectively to 4030 Pte.W.Murray 11th Lancashire Fusiliers. EF. Killed in action in France 25/9/1917, he is buried at Arras Memorial Bay 5., to Pte. A.P.Stock Machine Gun Detachment. NEF. Pte. Stock was discharged unfit ex- East Africa 30/10/1917, he died 19/11/1925, to Sgt.F.V.Harris 11th Mounted Rifles (Patchefstroom Ruiters, a part of South Africa's Active Citizen Force.) EF. Sgt. Harris was awarded this for service in German S.W.Africa. Wounded East Africa April 1916 and died of malaria 29/1/1917 as Sergt.Major. World War I pair awarded to 2550 Rfmn.Nawab Din 1at.125th Rifles (Napier's Rifles) 1914-15 Star and World War I Victory medal. VF to GVF. Rfmn. Din was killed in action in Givenchy, France 20/12/1914, He is buried at Meerut Military Cemetery, St. Martin-les-Boulognei. A. 18. The heavy casualties suffered in the Battle of Givenchy caused a temporary ceasefire which led to the Christmas truce of 1914. World War I Victory Medals to two brothers (2) the first awarded to 10990 Pte.H.Cuthbertson 2nd. Scots Guards, GEF. Pte Cuthbertson died of wounds Neuve Chapelle, March 1915, the second awarded to 243077 Gnr.A.L.Cuthbertson, D.Battery 44 Brigade (Howitzers) R.F.A, (listed as Signaller on the CWGC website) GEF. Killed in action in Belgium 2/11/1918, and is buried at Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension V. K.10 along with a further group of World War I (13) 1914-1915 Stars (5) 14614 Pte.F.Hardy 7th Somerset Light Infantry, About EF, Pte.Hardy was killed in action in France 3/9/1916 and is buried at Guillemont Road Cemetery, Guillemont XIV. I.4,2317 Pte.E.G.Burling (Lance Corporal on CWGC website) 2nd Northumberland Fusiliers. EF lacquered. He died of wounds in France 11/3/1915 and is buried at Wimereux Communal Cemetery I. D.21A, the second awarded to 1605 Pte. W.Armstrong, Durham Light Infantry. EF. Killed in action in Belgium 2/3/1916, he is buried at Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm) II B.24.273229 Pte.E.Grant 2nd Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. NEF. He was present at the Battle of Tanga, German East Africa 4/11/1914, 8725 Pte.J.Friend 4th Royal Fusiliers, NEF, Pte. Friend was killed in action in France 3/12/1916 and is buried at Etaples Military Cemetery XX. D.14A, the 4th Battalion served on the Western Front at Mons and Le Cateau, World War I Victory Medals (2) 15463 Pte. H.Wilson 1st King's Royal Rifle Corps (L/Cpl on CWGC website), a P.C. in the Hong Kong Police until 1915, he was killed in action at Dellvile Wood 27/7/1916, and is buried at Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 13A and 13B, 203155 Pte.J.Millership, South Staffordshire Regiment EF, Pte. Millership was wounded 31/7/1917, then killed in action with 1st and 2nd Monmouthshire Regiment 20/1/1918. He is buried at Oxford Road Cemetery V.K.15, World War I Medals (6) 9665 Pte.C.H.Butler 1st Berkshire Regiment. NEF. He was killed in action in France 16/5/1915 and is buried at Rue-des-Berceaux Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L'Avoue II.F.4, (also entitled to the 1914 Star and bar). The second awarded to 28713 Pte.W.H.Cardew 2nd Light Oxford and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. NEF. Pte.Cardew was killed in action in France 5/12/1917 and is buried at Cambrai Memorial Louverval, Panel 7. The third awarded to 29947 Pte.E.G.Beer, 5th Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, NEF. Pte.Beer died of wounds in France 20/4/1918 and is buried at Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez VIII.H.12, 31633 Pte. F.Worthington, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. GVF. Died of wound in France 5/5/1918. He is buried at Arneke British Cemetery II. C.9. ,41468 Gnr.A Sale R.A. Z battery 5th Brigade, Royal Horse Artillery, NEF, Gnr.Sale was killed in action in France 24/4/1917 and is buried at Bois-Carre British £480

Auction 164
World War I Medals (15) all recipients but one, either killed in action or died of wounds, awarded to the following:- 12112 Pte. R.Phillips 15th Royal Irish Rifles (North Belfast), VF. Pte.Phillips was killed in action in France 20/1/1916 and is buried at Miraumont Communal Cemetery C.1, 16887 Pte.P.Connor 8th Regiment of Irish Fusiliers. GVF. The 8th Regiment saw action at the Battles of Guillemont and Ginchy. Pte.Connor died of wounds in France 24/6/1916. He is buried at Bethune Town Cemetery V.E.75, D-9505 Pte.W.H.Allen 4th Dragoon Guards (Royal Irish). NEF. Killed in action, Battle for La Bassee 1/11/1914, buried Ypres Menin Gate Memorial Panel 3-5.Also entitled to 1914 Star and bar. 19056 Pte.A.Nicholas 9th Devon Regiment. NEF. Pte. Nicholas was killed in action on the first day of the Battle of the Somme, France 1/7/1916. Buried Somme, Thiepval Memorial, Pier and face 1C, 2052D Seaman J.Flynn Royal Naval Reserve, H.M.S.Goliath, GVF. killed in action off Gallipoli 13/5/1915, buried at Plymouth Naval Memorial 8. HMS Goliath was sunk after being hit by three torpedoes from the Ottoman destroyer Mauvenet-i Milliye losing 570 of her 750 crew, 29447 Pte.J.Mullen R.INNES.FUS 1st Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (Mullan on CWGC). About EF. Killed in action in France, 19/5/1917, buried Arras Memorial, Bay 6. The 1st Battalion, which had been serving in India, returned home in January 1915, it was then landed at Cape Helles, Gallipoli, as part of the 87th Brigade in the 29th Division in April 1915. It was evacuated from Gallipoli in January 1916, then landed in Marseille in March 1916 for service on the Western Front, 2nd Lieutenant A.Bartlett Royal Welsh Fusiliers, NEF. Died of Wounds as a POW France, aged 32, 12/4/1918, buried Royal Irish Rifles Graveyard, Laventie Cemetery, 2nd Lieutenant A.P.Male Machinegun Corps Officer, enlisted 13th London Regiment 25/4/1911, commissioned 3/12/1915 NEF. Killed in action Bourlon Wood 23/11/1917 on the first day of battle, buried Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, also entitled to 1914 Star and bar with 13th London Regiment, 3665 Pte.A.Rhydwen, Welsh Guards, NEF. Pte.Rhydwen was killed in action in France 3/5/1918, Buried Bienvillers Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais XVII.C.9, 4474 Sepoy Kala Khan 58th Rifles. (58th Vaughan's Rifles, Frontier Force) NEF. Killed in action, Palestine 14/4/1918. Buried Heliopolis (Port Tewfik) Memorial. 4751 Pte.J.Dowling 1st Leinster Regiment VF. Pte.Dowling died of wounds in France 15/5/1915 and is buried at Boulogne Eastern Cemetery VIII. D.7., 8841 Pte.A.Mawhenney 2nd Irish Guards (Mawhinney on CWGC website). EF. died 31/7/1917 buried Ypres, Menin Gate, Belgium (Panel 11), 8890 Pte.F.C.Brown 2nd Kings Own Royal Lancashire Regiment. NEF. Pte. Brown was born in Ahmednagar, India enlisted in Winchester, UK, and was killed in action 8/5/1915 at the second Battle of Ypres. This battle is the first recorded use of poison gas on the Western Front, and over 300 men were killed in the last German assault on Frezenberg, He is buried ay Ypres Menin Gate Memorial, Panel 12, Capt. J.M.Fonseca R.A.M.C, First Welsh Field Ambulance, 53rd Welsh Division, served in Gallipoli 1914. NEF. The 53rd Welsh Division landed at Sulva Bay 8/8/1915, with only three officers, and after 4 months became part of the Suez Canal Defence Force. World War I Victory Medal awarded to 5-2688 Pte. J.H.Boardman 1st Royal Irish Rifles. VF. Killed in action during the Battle of the Somme (Battle for Ancre Heights) 23/10/1916, buried Somme, Thiepval Memorial Pier and face 15A and 15B £460

Auction 164
General Service Medal with Palestine bar, awarded to 3952993 Pte.G.Carpenter Welch. Regiment. NEF/EF. The First Regiment was deployed to Palestine to suppress the Arab Revolt, then sent on to North Africa and participated in the Western District Campaign, then sent to Crete in 1941 where Pte. Carpenter was taken Prisoner of War in June 1941. Queen's South Africa Medal awarded to 3rd Class Trooper 2867 R.F.Bruce with two bars Orange Free State and Cape Colony. GVF. Enlisted 1/5/1901, Died Boskop 11/11/1901 of enteric fever. Scottish Regiments (3) World War I Medals (2) the first to 10234 Pte.J.Scott 2nd Argyle and Sutherland Highlanders, VF. Pte. Scott was killed in action in France 9/3/1915, (also entitled to 1914 Star and bar). He is buried at Ration Farm Military Cemetery, La Chapelle-Darmentieres VI. M.3. The second to 7220 Pte.D.Taylor 1st regiment of Scots Fusiliers, VF. Pte. Taylor was killed in action in France 13/11/1916. (also entitled to 1914 Star and bar). He is buried at Thiepval Memorial Pier and Face 3C. 1914-15 Star awarded to 17560 Pte.W.Pilkington, 1st King's Own Scottish Borderers EF. Pte. Pilkington was wounded in Gallipoli on 4/6/1915 and died of his wounds 7/6/1915. Sussex Yeomanry Casualty World War I Medal to 2040 Private R.S.Paterson, SUSS.YEO, EF. Enlisted 7/10/1915 in Egypt, transferred Royal Engineers and died of wounds Royal Sussex Regiment 23/10/1918, with copy of service record, entitled to 1914/1915 Star and Victory Medals £320

Auction 164
Northumberland Fusiliers trio comprising Queen's South Africa Medal with two bars Cape Colony and South Africa 1902, awarded to 3995 Pte.R.Rowe 127th Company of Imperial Yeomanry VF, 1914-15 Star awarded to 12-11371 Corporal R.Rowe, EF, and World War I Medal also to Corporal R.Rowe NEF, Corporal Rowe died of wounds in France 30/9/1915 and is buried at Lapugnoy Military Cemetery I.C.22, Queen's South Africa Medals (2) the first with 3 bars Cape Colony, Paardeberg and Johannesburg, awarded to 20804 Dvr.W.J.Mercer, Royal Field Artillery, NEF. Comes with card stating that Dvr.Mercer died 20/6/1903 with 66 Battery, the second with 4 bars, South Africa 1901, Transvaal, Orange Free State and Cape Colony, awarded to 7269 Bugler R.W.Hall 2nd Lancashire Fusiliers. NEF. Enlisted London, declared unfit 27/7/1902 £320

Auction 164
World War I Medals (7) awarded respectively to Frank Theaker, Master of the S.S.Flowergate, He died in the British Hospital , Buenos Aires 25/1/1926 GVF, to Driver M.Russell, 1st Regiment South African Field Artillery, NEF. Driver Russell was born in Scotland, enlisted in Johannesburg, South Africa 28/5/1917 and died in Egypt 17/12/1918. He is buried at Kantara War Cemetery E.335, John Duncan, Second Engineer on S.S.Crispin, S.S.Crispin was torpedoed 14 miles south of Hook Point, County Wexford on 29/3/1917, when Second Engineer Duncan was killed along with four others in the Engine Room. He is buried at Tower Hill Memorial, to John Duncan, Second Engineer on S.S.Crispin, S.S.Crispin was torpedoed 14 miles south of Hook Point, County Wexford on 29/3/1917, when Second Engineer Duncan was killed along with four others in the Engine Room. He is buried at Tower Hill Memorial, to Joseph H.Cooper, 1st Engineer on S.S.Rosario, VF. S.S.Rosario was torpedoed South West of Ireland 18/8/1917 when 1st Engineer Cooper was drowned, to W-2943 Driver. J.Thomas R.A Royal Field Artillery, 38th Trench Mortar Battery, EF. Died of wounds France 30/3/1918, buried Mervill Communal Cemetery Extension III. C.19, London Gazette entry for Military Medal on 26/5/1917, to 5087 Pte.D.Horn 1st Scots Guards. NEF. Pte. Horn was killed in action in France 25/1/1915 and is buried at Arras Road Cemetery, Roclincourt II. K.12, and 13103 Pte.D.Douglas 2nd Coldstream Guards. NEF. Pte. Douglas was killed in action in France 30/11/1917 and is buried at Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Panel 2, along with World War I awarded to two brothers: World War I Medal with Mentioned in Dispatches Oak Leaf, awarded to Lieut-Col. A.P.Liston-Foulis. NEF. Lieut-Col. Liston-Foulis (the son of Baronet Foulis of Colinton) was mentioned in dispatches 4/7/1913 on his promotion from Captain to Major. He was killed in action in Cambrai, France 30/11/1917, and is buried at Gouzeaucourt New British Cemetery IV. A.3, World War I Victory Medal awarded to Lieut G.M. Liston-Foulis, Seaforth Highlanders, NEF. Lieut.G.M.Liston-Foulis, Durham Light Infantry, was commissioned to Northern Russia in November 1915. He fought in the Archangel Expedition in 24 Oct.1918 to 17 Jun.1919 in North Russia, He died in Edinburgh 10/6/1957 £240

Auction 164
World War I (4) 1914 Star with 'Mons' bar, awarded to 9268 Sergt. J.W.Jones 2nd King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, NEF. Sergt. Jones saw action at Le Cateau, and was one of many taken Prisoner of War at Le Cateau. The rear-guard action at the scene enabled the BEF to retreat from the German Army. 1914-1915 Stars (3) 10770 Pte.C.West 1st Essex Regiment. NEF. Killed in action Cape Helles, Gallipoli 6/8/1915. On August 6 1915 the 1st Essex and 88th Brigade were ordered 'Over The Top' at Cape Helles, sustaining heavy casualties including Pte.West. He is buried at Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery Sp.Mem.C.394, 17207 Pte.F Robbins 20th Manchester Regiment. NEF. Wounded on the first day of the Battle of the Somme, 1/7/1916, died of wounds in France 3/7/1916 buried Daours Communal Cemetery Extension II.B.6, 5952 Gunner F.Coker, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery. About EF. enlisted 23/9/1914 Valcatier, Canada as part of Canada's Expeditionary Force. The Force, including Gunner Coker, fought in the second Battle of Ypres, Battle of the Somme 1916, buried Pas de Calais, Noeux-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery Extension II.A.17 £140

Auction 163
Medals a group of five , War Medal, Africa Star, 1939-45 Star, Star, and Africa Medal awarded to 8068 Bombr.J.H.Duncan, n Artillery, EF. Bombr. Duncan enlisted 10/10/1940, was sent to with Pretoria in April 1943, to 22nd Field Regiment, May 1943, to Italy in May 1944, and hospitalised, cause unknown, May 1944, and evacuated to South Africa . He was discharged on 2/1/1947., along with World War I to Welsh Regiments (4) 1914-15 Star awarded to 19532 Pte.W.Roberts 1st Welsh Fusiliers. EF. Pte.Roberts was killed in action in 3/9/1916 and is buried at Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A, World War I Medals (3) the first awarded to 11085 Pte.G.Jones, South Borderers, NEF. Pte.Jones died of wounds in Alexandria, Egypt, 5/7/1915 after evacuation from Gallopoli, and is buried at Alexandria (Chatby) and War Memorial Cemetary L.10. the second awarded to 8717 Pte.D.J.Evans, 2nd Welsh Regiment NEF, Pte.Evans was killed in action 4/5/1915 and is buried at Le Toueret Memorial Panels 23 and 24. the third to 9348 Pte.C.Lewis 1st Royal Welsh Fusiliers.GVF. He died of heart failure in , France on 9/12/1914, and is buried at Ploegdteert Memorial Panel 5. (All were entitled to the and Mons clasp)
£125

Auction 163
Medals , First & , a group of four, 1914; , Friedrich War Medal, silver; 1914-18 Cross of Honour; Faithful Decoration, silver. Mounted as worn. GVF
£95

Auction 162
Tokens s and Tokens a mixed group (140) includes some Russian themed, 1991 250th Anniversary of the Novo Arkhsk One of .900 silver 40mm diameter The Capital of the Russian America UNC, as part of a group of Russia Medals and Tokens (18) Explorers 300 Years Anniversary a set of six medals 38.5mm diameter UNC toned, Russian World War II Monuments (5) in golden alloy EF, Russia Subway tokens (6) a mixed group EF to GEF, along with a mixed group of Russia Medals (5) Alexander III Coronation 1883, Medal, by S Vazhenin and A Griliches, conjoined heads of Alexander III and Maria Feodorovna right, rev crest, 50mm in silver, some digs to the obverse field, VF tooled, in the brown box of issue, Order of Maternal Glory Class I, awarded for bearing and raising 9 children, Class II awarded for bearing and raising 8 children, Class III awarded for bearing and raising 7 children, Motherhood Medal second class for bearing and raising 5 children, GVF to EF the enamelling good, Circular medal with eyelet for ribbon suspension; the face with two central characters 'Congratulations from Your Subjects' between two stylised peacocks aspectant on auspicious clouds, a radiant rising sun with inscription above reading 'Your Royal Highness Prince', an inscription below reading 'In Commemoration of (your) Birthday'; the reverse dated '1933.11.23'; likely to be a private issue of the Qing dynasty, VF, along with Chiang Kai-Shek a fantasy issue in the style of the Victory Order, reverse enamelled with crossed swords design, with suspension loop, not hallmarked and presumed base metal NEF, Denmark Nordic Industry, Agriculture and Art Exhibition 1888 Obverse: Christian IX Bust Right, Reverse View of Building, 46mm diameter in White Metal by Lindahl, EF, France Jetton Charles IV Standing King series (1322-1328) Reverse Triple stranded Cross Fleury GF with green patina from having been in the ground, also with an additional group of Medals, Tokens, badges and paranumismatic items (70) most if not all in base metal, in mixed grades some A/UNC, along with a group of Medals, Medalets, Tokens, Tokens and Toy Money (43) 19th and 20th Century, in mixed circulated grades
£300

Auction 162
Medals , , (7), (6), , 1870 - World War 2 and (19), , Turkish War to World War 2 (5), , World War 1 & 2 (6), , & World War 2 (3), War Cross and UN Korea. All identified. Generally GVF to EF. In white folder. (47).
£150

Auction 162
Medals , assorted campaign medals from , , Czechoslavakia, , , Rumania and , most , a few earlier, together with some . All identified. Generally VF. (30).
£80

Auction 162
Medals , awards & medals (10), includes , 2nd class and Wound . AEF. (10).
£80

Auction 161
English Banknotes of litho-prints and other printed material mostly depicting original designs of scenes and faces found on Bank of England notes, including a set of 4 limited edition prints of Sir John Houblon, Michael Faraday, Charles & George Stephenson taken from the original drawings by Roger Withington set number 262 of only 500 sets, a set of 8 very large prints taken from paintings and illustrations by Harry Eccleston OBE, showing master portrait of Sir , preliminary illustration of Sir Isaac , pencil & wash drawing of the Duke of , William , master drawing of , Romeo & Juliet balcony scene from the reverse of the £20, master illustration for the reverse of the £5 issued from 1971 & master drawing in pencil & wash showing Florence Nightingale ministering to the sick, a further set of 7 smaller prints (A4) of drawings and designs also by Harry Eccleston OBE also showing images and vignette's from Bank of England banknotes, a set of 9 banking related prints many showing images of the Bank of England, a largescale sheet showing 4 different illustrations of Britannia found on Bank of England notes, number 179 of 500 issued, also copies of the Daily Mail from 1912 and 2 newspaper copies from the second world war, Daily Express dated 1941 and News Chronicle dated 1941, a very attractive and interesting lot
£220

Auction 161
Misc Items Watch - Pocket Watch in a heavy plated case by Elgin - Illinois, chronometer by Thomas Russell of Liverpool with centre seconds stopwork, movement no.20254, Elgin case no.21532 in a Sir John Bennett of London case, Pocket Watch (Pilots watch or Cockpit Watch) Royal Flying Corps, First World War, Dial Marking No.5396 A.G. Mark IV.A. 8 Day, the case with A and broad arrow on the back, along with Royal Signals and Royal Army Reserve s, the reserve badge in
£180

Auction 159
English Cased GB/Guernsey/Jersey The Silver Five Pounds coin Set a 3-coin set 2012 comprising Jersey Five Pound Crown 2012 Silver Proof with gold accented portrait, Guernsey Five Pound Crown 2012 Silver Proof and GB Five Pound Crown 2012 plated Silver Proof nFDC to FDC in a box with certificate, Five Pound Crown 2015 Sir Winston 50th of his Silver Proof FDC in a Datestamp holder with first class stamp, boxed, no certificate, Guernsey/Jersey/Gibraltar The Jubilee 3-coin 2013 comprising Guernsey Five Pound Crown 2013 Silver Proof, the reverse with gold highlighting, Jersey Five Pound Crown 2013 Silver Proof, the reverse with gold highlighting, Gibraltar Five Pound Crown 2013 Silver Proof with Gold highlighted stagecoach on the reverse, FDC in the Westminster box of issue with certificate, Numismatic First Day Cover comprising Jersey Five Pound Crown 2013 Flying Scotsman Silver Proof the reverse with gold highlighting, FDC on the envelope with 4 First class and 4 Second class stamps, in the Westminster folder with certificate, Numismatic First Day Cover The Brexit , comprising Two Pounds Silver Britannia 2016 Stippled Field on the envelope of issue with First class stamp, in a Westminster folder with certificate, The United Kingdom Longest Reigning Monarch Double Coin Cover comprising Crown 1953 UNC and Five Pound Crown 2015 UNC on the envelope of issue with 3 First class stamps and 2x £1.52 stamps, in a Westminster wallet with certificate, Her Majesty in Coin Cover comprising Two Pounds Britannia 2016 Stippled Field UNC on the envelope of issue with 2x First Class, 2x £1.10 stamps, 2x 76p stamps, 2x 68p stamps in the Westminster wallet with certificate, Jersey Five Pound Crown 1945 VE Day Silver Proof with coloured flags on the reverse, FDC on the envelope of issue, with 95p, 85p, 73p, 64p, 57p and 47p stamps, in a Westminster wallet with certificate, Two Pounds 2012 200th Anniversary of the Birth od Charles Proof nFDC on the envelope of issue with £1.90, £1.28, 87p, 77p, First Class and Second Class stamps, in a Westminster wallet with certificate, Queen Diamond Jubilee Coin Cover comprising Five Pound Crown 2012 UNC on the envelope of issue with First Calss stamp, with certificate, Engagement Medallic Cover 2010 the reverse with gold highlighting, on the envelope of issue with First Class and 27p stamps, with certificate, The Aviation World Coin Cover Collection an 11-cover set coins and stamps from a host of countries, along with a 10-piece set of Replica cigarette cards, UNC in the album of issue, 175 Years of Coronation Anniversaries a 7-cover set from different Commonwealth countries, UNC on the envelopes of issue with stamps, with certificates, in the album of issue, First Day Stamp covers - 70th Anniversary of D-Day a 12-cover set 2014 each cover depicting a different Veteran and with 3x25p stamps and a 20p stamp, UNC in the album of issue, Britain's Last Tommies a 12-medal set each medal depicting a different Veteran Prooflike UNC each with a colour picture on the reverse of the Veterans, UNC with the album of issue with certificates, Guernsey/Jersey/Gibraltar a 17-coin set 'Great Britain at War' comprising Five Pound Crowns (16) and Two Pound (1) all Silver Proofs 16 with certificates, FDC in the Westminster box with certificate, Gibraltar Five Pound Crown 2015 II - The Longest Reigning Monarch BU in a Westminster wallet with certificate
£550

Auction 158
World Cased One Pound 1991-1994 Shipbuilding a 6-coin set comprising 1991 Gemini, 1991 The Percy Douglas, 1991 The Tickler, 1992 The Hebe, 1993 Century and 1994 Resolute Silver Proofs, FDC in the blue box of issue with certificates, The 50th International Coin Collection a 9-coin set all in silver comprising issues from , , , , Jersey, , , and United Kingdom nFDC to FDC in the box of issue with certificate and booklet, 1990 (6 coins, the Two Dollars and One Dollar in silver) FDC in the red box of issue with certificate, New Zealand One Dollar 1992 Kiwi Silver Proof Piedfort, FDC in the box of issue, the box damaged, New Zealand Five Dollars 1992 25th Anniversary of Decimal Currency Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue the box damaged, New Zealand Coin and Banknote set The Kiwi Dollar Collection comprising Two Dollar and One Dollar Notes and coins from 1990 UNC in the folder of issue, Guernsey Numismatic First Day Cover comprising Two Pound 1989 - UNC plus stamps, on the envelope of issue, GB Ten Pence 1992 a 2-coin set Large and Small sizes Silver Proofs, FDC in the box of issue with certificate, Alderney Two Pounds 1993 40th Anniversary Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue with certificate, Numismatic First Day Cover One Dollar 1990 with stamps UNC on the envelope of issue, GB Crowns 1977 (2) EF-UNC, Five Pound Crowns (2) 1993 Coronation 40th Anniversary UNC, 2005 UNC, plus an additional empty display box
£300

Auction 158
Medals Edward VI King's Medal 48mm diameter in silver, Obverse: With the tomb of William of Wykeham within its chantry, B. WYON and ETIAM SEPULTI VIVIT FAMA WYKEHAMI; Reverse bare head of facing left, EDWARDVS VII REX ET IMPERATOR HONOREM PROPOINT edge: GUY SEELY LEACH.1904, Note: Guy Seely Leach was a headmaster at and served as a Captain in ( Light Infantry) and is referred to in the book 'Memories of an SOE Historian' by Michael Richard Daniell Foot, along with Edward VII and Queen Alexandra Visit to the City of 51mm diameter in bronze (2) EF and GEF, Prince Albert Edward (as ) and n Exhibition 1886 (2) 52mm diameter in bronze the first UNC in a Heaton box, the box in fair condition, the second GEF, to Princess Alexandra of 1863 in white metal Eimer 1564 UNC boxed (6 pieces in lot)
£180

Auction 158
Medals Pair to Pte. C.G.Holt 38719 Queen's , along with 1914-1915 star to Pte.J.Handslip 3853 The Queen's Regiment, Medal to Pte.R.Towell 27544 The Queen's Regiment, and Medal 1939-1945 with additional ribbon, in mixed grades
£55

Auction 158
Misc Items s (28) includes Krause World Coins 1901-2000 38th Edition 2011, 'The Coinage of Great Britain' by Michael Freeman (2 copies, the 1970 and 1985 editions), Spink/Seaby Standard Catalogues (3) 1998, 2002, 2004, A Guide to the Coins of Great Britain and Ireland' by Major W. Stewart Thorburn, 1886, Coins and Tokens of Scotland by Seaby 1972, generally in good second-hand condition, room bidders only must be taken away from the sale room by the buyer
£22

Auction 157
English Cased Proof Set 1996 a 7-coin set 25 Years of Decimal Currency One Pound to One Penny all struck in silver FDC in the box of issue with certificate, (7 coins) One Pound to One Penny in silver, FDC in the flat pack case with no outer box, Five Pound Crowns (4) 1993 40th Silver Proof, 1996 Queen 70th Birthday Silver Proof, 2000 Silver Proof with the gold highlighted map of the country, 2002 II Silver Proof, FDC, Two Pound Silver Britannias (4) 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002 UNC, Two Pounds (2) 2002 Games Northern Ireland Silver Proof, 2003 DNA Silver Proof, Fifty Pence a 2-coin set 1997 Large and Small sizes Silver Proofs, One Pound s (2) 1998, 1999, One Pound Silver Proofs (5) 1986, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2002 , nFDC to FDC, Crown 1972 Silver Proof FDC many in capsules, most with certificates, and in a box, also The George V Silver Circulation collection a 10-coin set Halfcrown to Threepence containing an example of each piece in both first and second coinages, in mixed grades in a box, Halfcrown to Threepence 1941-1944 (5 coins) the reverse with gold highlighting, in mixed grades, Mint Set 2008 a Westminster 'Money of the World' Set One Pound to One Penny UNC, USA Mint Set One Dollar to One Cent (6 coins) mixed dated 1997-2007 UNC in a Westminster 'Money of the World' plastic sleeve, Fifty Pence a 2-coin set 2006 Cross - The Ad and the Heroic Acts UNC in the Royal Mint wallet of issue
£440

Auction 157
Medals Twopence 1797 Fine holed and engraved 'Sacred to the Memory of James Cooper Died 24th 1831 Aged 28 Years', as part of a group of Medals (22) includes , , , Sports, and Education Attendance,
£140

Auction 155
English Cased s (68) 1982 (6), 1983, 1984 (3), 1985 (6), 1986 (6), 1987 (4), 1988 (5), 1989 (3), 1990 (4), 1991 (5), 1992 (4), 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 (2), 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2008 , 2008 Emblems of Britain, 2009, 2014 Definitive set, 2014 Annual set (14 coins), 2015 Annual set (13 coins), 2015 Jody Clark Portrait Set (in two-set case), 2016 Annual set (16 coins), UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, coins of the Year 2011 a 5-coin set comprising Two Pounds (2) Mary Rose and King James Bible, One Pound (2) Cardiff and Edinburgh, and Fifty Pence WWF 50th , Five Pound Crowns (12) 1993 40th Anniversary (2), 2009 500th Anniversary of the of , 2009 Countdown to the London s, 2010 Countdown to the London Olympics, 2010 of the Monarchy, 2015 200th Anniversary of the Battle of (2), 2015 The Royal Birth of the Second Child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (2), 2015 50th Anniversary of the of Sir Winston (2), Five Pound Crown 2015 50th Anniversary of the Death of Sir Winston Churchill and Crown 1965 Churchill a 2-coin set UNC in the Royal Mint packs of issue, Two Pounds (18) 1986 Games (7), 2009 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Charles , 2009 250th Anniversary of the Birth of Sir (2), 2012 Olympic Handover to Rio, 2014 Trinity House, 2014 Outbreak of the - Lord , 2015 800th Anniversary of the Signing of the , 2015 First World War - , 2015 Britannia Reverse, 2016 First World War - The , 2016 350th Anniversary of the Great Fire of London, Two Pounds 2016 a 3-coin set Comedies, Tragedies and Histories UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Two Pounds 2-coin sets 1989 Bill and Claim of Rights (2) UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Two Pounds on Numismatic First Day covers (3) 1986 Commonwealth Games with 4 stamps, 2011 King James Bible with 7 stamps (2 sets) UNC as issued, Two Pounds 2002 4-coin sets Commonwealth Games on Numismatic First Day Covers (2) with 5 stamps on each UNC as issued, One Pound () 1983 (2), 1984 Scotland, 1985 Wales (3), 1986 Northern Ireland (5), 1987 England (4), 1988 (4), UNC in the Royal Mint Wallets of issue, One Pound Numismatic First Day Covers (17) 1983 with £1 stamp (4), 1983 with 16p stamp, 1985 with £1 stamp, 1985 with 17p stamp, 1986 with £1 stamp, 1986 with 17p stamp, 1987 with £1 stamp (2), 1987 with 18p stamp (2), 1988 with £1 stamp (2), 1988 with 18p stamp (2), UNC as issued, One Pound 2-coin sets (4) 2010 London and Belfast, 2013 England Floral and Wales Floral (2 sets), 2014 Scotland Floral and Northern Ireland Floral, UNC in the wallets of issue, Fifty Pence (6) 2010 100 Years of Girl Guiding, 2013 Benjamin Britten, 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, 2015 75th Anniversary of the (2), 2016 950th Anniversary of the Battle of Hastings, UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Crowns 1981 Numismatic First Day Covers (3) UNC as issued
£1,100

Auction 155
English Cased s 1996 s 25th of Decimal Currency (2) each 7 coins One Pound to One Penny all in silver nFDC to FDC in the boxes of issue with certificates, the 50th Anniversary International Coin Collection a 9-coin set (6 are Crown-sized) with issues from Alderney, France, Guernsey, Israel, Jersey, Netherlands, Norway, Russia and the UK nFDC top FDC in the blue box of issue with booklet and three certificates
£160

Auction 155
World Cased 50th International Coin (9 coins) containing , , Two Pounds, 2 Sheqalim, Two Pounds, 50 Guilder, 50 , Two s and UK Two Pounds FDC housed in a blue square box as issued
£120

Auction 154
Second World War Medals (8), 1939-45 Star (2), Africa Star, Italy Star, Defence Medal, War Medal (3), together with a sports and swimming medal (10). GVF. £46

Auction 153
World Cased // Fifty Pences a 12-coin set 2003 Proofs FDC in the box with booklet. 50th of the End of the 1995 a 9-coin set comprising issues from Alderney, , Guernsey, , Jersey, , , and the United Kingdom all in silver, mostly Crown-sized, nFDC-FDC in the box of issue with certificate. Guernsey Ten Pounds 1997 5 oz. Silver Proofs (2) both FDC in Westminster boxes with certificates
£380

Auction 153
World Cased 50th a 9-coin set 1995 in comprising issues from GB, , , , , , , , and nFDC to FDC in the box of issue with certificate
£120

Auction 152
Medals Cap s and titles, ribbons, buttons etc. (110) and the vast majority with catches and lugs, in mixed condition
£110

Auction 151
Medals , n, First to s in metal & cloth, many Air Force. Sold as seen, no return. (10).
£70

Auction 150
Medals Medals and Decorations First and , , German and (18) in mixed grades
£130

Auction 147
Medals World Medals (43) mainly First & issues, includes mostly , , , & . GVF.
£380

Auction 147
Medals Medal groups in card boxes of issue (8 sets), most with forwarding slips. Medals EF. £130

Auction 147
Medals Stars & medals, 1939-45 (2), (3), (2), (2), & (2), (2), War Medal (5). VF or better (18)
£100

Auction 147
Medals & group of nine, & Medals (J.51855 W.C.R. LamprillBoy 1 R.N.), 1939-45, (F & G bar), , & Stars, War Medal, Fleet Reserve Long & Good Conduct Medal, GVR issue (Sto.1. R.F.R.). Mounted as worn on frayed ribbons, VF. (9)
£90 London Coins : A147 : Lot 1382 : First World War & Second World War Naval group of nine, British War & Victory Medals (J.5185...

Auction 147
Medals Miniature Medals (21), (8), and later (13). VF.
£32

Auction 143
World Bulk Lots 1998 Prince of 50th Birthday , 2010 100 Years of Girl guiding Silver Proof FDC in the boxes of issue, Five Pound Crown 2007 Diamond Wedding UNC in the wallet of issue, as part of a group of GB and World (44) in two boxes, includes some World Silver Proof Crown sized items, plus a photo frame containing Second World war Victory Set comprising George VI coinage 9 coins to , a set of 7 stamps and 3 replica miniature s
£180

Auction 142
English Cased Two Pounds s (9) 1994 Ter of the Bank of England, 1995 United Nations, 1995 50th , 1996 Football, 1997 , 1998, 1999 Rugby World Cup Hologram Reverse, 2001 Marconi, 2007 , Two Pounds a 2-coin set 1989 Bill and Claim of Rights, Two Pounds Silver Proofs (4) 1986 Games, 1995 Second World War 50th Anniversary, 1997, 1998 FDC in the cases of issue with certificates
£280

Auction 140
Medals The Official Emblems of the World's Greatest Airlines 50 piece silver miniature ingot set UNC in the box of issue with certificates, GB Set 2000 FDC in the case of issue, Medals (11) Star to 2.Lieut H.W.Perry-Gore, (7) Star, Star, Star, 1939-1945 Star (2), Medal, Medal 1937 in brass, Medal reproduction in Pewter, German Reproduction, in mixed condition, plus Silver pendant 25mm diameter engraved with a bird, Collectors Knives (2) 1983 of Morgarten 1315, 1984 Battle of 1339, UNC boxed
£180

Auction 139
Medals A Medal in a group of four to Pte. Huggett, Light Infantry, Military Medal GVR issue (8001 Pte G E Huggett 2/Yorks L.I.), with MONS bar, & Medals, all officially named as issued. British War & Victory Medals (107041 2 Cpl. A W.Higgett R.E.). Together with a and War Medal pair in card box addressed to W.C. Esq.
£700 London Coins : A139 : Lot 1466 : A First World War Military Medal in a Mons Star group of four to Pte. Huggett, Yorkshire Light I...

Auction 135
World Bulk Lots U.S.S.R., Anniversary s (26), 30 Years of the , 50 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 70 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 30 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 40 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 100th birthday of Lenin (3), Second World War 30 Years Anniversary medal (2), 60 Years of The Creation of the Soviet Armed Forces 1978 (2), Veterans of Labour (3), 1945-1995 Anniversary, (3). Generally EF
£40

Auction 134
World Cased 50th International Coin (9 coins) containing , , Two Pounds, 2 Sheqalim, Two Pounds, 50 Guilder, 50 , Two s and UK Two Pounds FDC housed in a blue square box as issued
£180

Auction 132
World Bulk Lots World (19) (3) 1954 Royal Visit A/UNC, s (2) 1925 GVF, 1942 VF, (2) 1862 VF, 1895 VF, 1940 NEF, Florin 1942 NEF, 1927 GVF, 10 Lire 1954 GVF, 1895 Good Fine, 50 Mils 1942 GEF, 1913 UNC, (2) 1911J EF, 1910J GVF, 25 1937 About Fine, 5 Ore 1894 VBP EF, Maley Gross 1593 Rudolph II VF, Base metal 19mm diameter piece with reverse similar to the Second war , Obverse CHINA 1842 EF, plus an additional unattributed uniface piece 16mm diameter with 3 with a decorative border Fine presumably in
£240

Auction 131
Medals A DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple . Medal G.V.R. (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ Sig. Co. R.E.), Medal G.V.R (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ D.S.Co. R.E.), 1914 (13666 Sapr R.E.), & Medals with M.I.D. oakleaf 13666 A.Sjt. R.E. Medal, Medal GVIR ( Temple DCM MM). Mounted as worn, First two slightly polished otherwise GVF. The Imperial Service Medal was awarded to Mr Harold Temple DCM MM in recognition of nearly half a century of outstanding service to the Crown. Enlisted in R.E. in 1904, and served in , until early 1914, when he joined the Post Office Telegraph Service at New Cross. He went to and when the war started won the DCM & MM, and was Mentioned in Despatches for Conspicuous during operations - for repairing telephone lines under heavy gunfire, for carrying a wounded colleague to a dressing room under heavy fire and returning to duty. He was wounded twice and after six months at hospital was sent to Signal School at Farnham where he stayed till he was demobilised in 1919. He returned to the Post Office and was promoted to Inspector in 1941. He served as a Captain in the Home Guard in the .
£1,500 London Coins : A131 : Lot 396 : A Great War DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple Royal Engineers. Distinguished Conduct Medal G.V.R....

Auction 129
Medals U.S.S.R., Medals (26), 30 Years of the , 50 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 70 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 30 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 40 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 100th birthday of Lenin (3), 30 Years Anniversary medal (2), 60 Years of The Creation of the Soviet Armed Forces 1978 (2), Veterans of Labour (3), 1945-1995 Anniversary, (3). Generally EF
£60

Auction 129
Medals U.S.S.R., Medals (23), 50 Years of the (3), 70 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 30 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 40 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 100th birthday of Lenin (2), 30 Years Anniversary medal (2), 60 Years of The Creation of the Soviet Armed Forces 1978 (1), Veterans of Labour (3), 1945-1995 Anniversary, (3). Generally EF
£55

Auction 126
Medals Three groups to the Higgs family. 1) group of Four including: Crimea Medal bar Sebastopol (Driver Willm. Higgs R.H.A.) impressed naming but rank engraved, Turkish Crimea n issue, unnamed, suspension repair. Meritorious Medal, n issue (Sergt Major W. Higgs (Late R.A.) engraved naming, L.S. & G.C. Victorian issue (14 Serjt-Maj. W. H. Higgs R.H.A.) impressed naming. Sold with copied service papers. 2) & Medals (207969 Gnr. F.G.Higgs, R.A.) With s, dog tags & service docs. 3) group of five to Lt. F.C. Higgs R.A. including 1939-45 & & Stars, & War Medals and Efficiency Medal with Territorial suspension, G.VI.R. (Lt. F.C.Higgs R.A.). Crimea Fair other GVF
£500

Auction 126
Medals group of six to Capt..G.Cowell n , 1939-45 Star, Star, & War Medals, General Medal G.VI.R. bar S.E. 1945-46 (Capt. G.Cowell10/7 Rajputs), Efficiency Medal G.VI R.bar Territorial (Lt. Indian Army) EF
£160

Auction 126
Medals group of five to Sjt. W.R.Timblick R.A., 1939-45 Star, Star with 8th bar, War Medal, Efficiency Medal G.VI R.bar Territorial (1451834 Sjt. W.R. Timblick R.A.), With RA cap , ribbon bar and box of issue. EF
£75

Auction 125
Medals group of four attributed to Flight Sgt. R.O.Cowley, 1939-45 & Stars, & War Medals. In glazed display case with photograph of Cowley in uniform and cloth "AG" . EF.
£55

Auction 125
Medals group of four to A.W.Gover, 1939-45 & Stars, & War Medals. Together with certificate of showing rank as "Act.Yeo. Signals", 2 signal history sheets and certificate for "wounds & hurts" received on 8th Nov. 1942 resulting in amputation of leg.
£46

Auction 125
Medals group of seven, 1939-45 & (8th Army) & Stars, & War Medals. In glazed display case with two Safe Driving Medals. EF.
£38

Auction 123
Medals Two groups 1939-45 Star, Star with North Africa clasp, Star, War Medal with forwarding slip. 1949-45 Star, Africa Star with 8th clasp, Italy Star, & War medals. With forwarding slip and box of issue addressed to Thos. Davis. EF
£75

Auction 122
Medals Group of four to 1541 Sergeant Walter Skilbeck of Yeomanry, includes and War medals, Efficiency medal VF-EF, newspaper cuttings, history and photographs of the subject, plus soldier's pay book, along with a group of four to Skilbeck, 8th (King's Irish) Hussars later the Armoured Reconnaissance of the 7th Armoured Division. comprises and Stars, War and Service medals NEF, comes with history of the subject plus photographs, in glass frames so unsuitable for posting
£260

Auction 122
English Cased 1995 , 2006 , 2007 abolition of the all FDC cased as issued with certificates & 2006 80th birthday silver proof FDC cased as issued
£60

Auction 122
Medals 1914-18 Medal to 199821 Gnr. J.C. Bridgen R.A. Cap s & pips (7). Medals (5) together with three Field pocket books. Good very fine
£50

Auction 119
Medals Group of four Medals to Private Vaughan, R.A.M.C. including 1914-15 Star, & Medals (63623 Pte. R.A.M.C.), Special Constabulary Long Medal G.VI.R. (William D.Vaughan). Group of four First & Meda
£120

Auction 119
Medals A n group of five to Sergeant L.Lonsdale, S.A.C.M.P. including 1939-45 & Africa Stars, Defense & War Medals, Africa Medal, all officially named to "243042 L.N.F. Lonsdale. Extremely fine (5)
£40

Auction 115
Medals Group of Four 1939-45 Medal on the green and orange ribbon, Medal 1939-45 no ribbon, 1939 - 45 Star red white and blue ribbon
£28

Auction 111
World Cased 50th International Coin (9 coins) containing , , Two Pounds, Isra
£110

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