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London Coins Auction 176
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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Auction 173
Tokens (7) Deal - James Coston 1653 W148/9 Fair, Farthing Deal - John Pittock 1656 W156 Near Fine, Farthing Deal - Peter Underwood W161 VG, Town 1668 W198 VG holed, Farthing Dover Town 1668 W199 Fine, Farthing Dover - Edward Chambers 1649 W205 VF/About VF, Farthing Dover - Jane Collier W206 Fine, all with attributions, the lats two with Norweb envelopes

Auction 170

Auction 168
Misc Items ed (8) an interesting group comprising 'To Hanover' Token 1837 countermarked G (crown) R, Fine. -size on an octagonal flan Crowned Crescent-star-crescent with V within a heart shape on either side, reversed L countermarked in the field, Penny 1797 countermarked HH 29 Good Fine and bold, stated by the vendor to be colliery-related, Penny 1797 countermarked D.B, Halfpenny 1826 countermarked Crowned VR and other possibly MO this partially worn, Halfpenny 1799 countermarked T.R, Halfpenny 1831 countermarked LM above 5-lobed flower above VR, Halfpenny George II countermarked 3 1 on the obverse and with an additional countermark on the reverse R.C within a serrated heart-shape, with 1791 above a Sun below, in mixed grades VG to NVF, an eclectic mix of unusual types and worthy of further study
£200 London Coins : A168 : Lot 1011 : Countermarked (8) an interesting group comprising 'To Hanover' Token 1837 countermarked G ... London Coins : A168 : Lot 1011 : Countermarked (8) an interesting group comprising 'To Hanover' Token 1837 countermarked G ...

Auction 167
Tokens Railway, and Ferry tokens, tickets and passes (77), a wide variety of types, Collieries include Kellingley, Rossington, Littleton, Daw Mill, Birch Cop, Markham, Celynen, Barrow, Manton, and Hatfield types, many are uniface types, also includes Street Railway Tokens, from , , and a bus token from in mixed grades

Auction 166
Tokens (12) 1811 Cornish Withers 700 VF, 1811 Tavistock - Devon Mines Withers 1130 VF or better with old lacquering, (2) 1811 Withers 22 Good Fine, 1811 Bust of George III Withers 416 GVF with a few small spots, - Cheltenham 1812 J.Bishop and Co. Withers 673 Good Fine, - -upon-Tyne 1811 Bewicke Main Withers 885 NVF, (2) Worcester 1811 T.Wood and Co. Withers 860 VF, Lye 1811 J.Forrest and Co. Obverse draped bust of George III Withers 855 GVF, - Weybridge 1812 Weybridge Mills, I.Bunn & Co. Withers 1200 EF stained on the obverse. - 1811 Fletcher & Sharratt Withers 1150 VF the reverse with scratches. - Lowestoft 1811 I.Chaston Withers 850 NVF with some spots. - 1813 Christopher & Jennett, Tees Bridge Withers 1115 GF/NVF, an interesting and varied group

Auction 166
Tokens s (3) (2) -upon-Tyne 1812 Obverse: Arms and supporters/Reverse: View of a Davis 8, NEF. Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1811 Obverse: Arms and supporters, IOHN ROBERTSON legend, Reverse: Female seated, left holding a spear, the spear points between the N and the D, Davis 11 NEF. - 1811 No wreath to shield, Flat tops to 1's in the date Davies 39 VF
£90 London Coins : A166 : Lot 1286 : Shillings 19th Century (3) Northumberland (2) Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1812 Obverse: Arms and supporters/... London Coins : A166 : Lot 1286 : Shillings 19th Century (3) Northumberland (2) Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1812 Obverse: Arms and supporters/...

Auction 164
Tokens Tokens (45) in aluminium and , includes 5 stamped with Sharleston Colliery, in mixed grades

Auction 163
Tokens Tokens a mixed group includes Penny 1796 Good Fine, Tokens (7) VG to NVF, Tokens (11) Fine to GVF, one holed, Waggon Ticket 1831 Eglinton Fine, One and 1814 a contemporary Counterfeit in base metal, and a box made from 10 George III , About Fine

Auction 162
Tokens (28) a small comprising Eighteen Pence - 1811 Obverse: West front of Peterborough Cathedral, Reverse: Peterborough GVF, s (22) (6) Bridlington 1812 Cook and Harwood Davis 5 VF toned 1812 Reverse: Arms with owls as supporters Davis 30">Davis 30 NEF toned, Mirfin and Parker 1812 Obverse: Lion holding a standard, Reverse: Seated female, D over the 1 in the date, with H on the bale, Davis 8 VF, York 1811 Cattle and Barber, Letter Y on last palm blade over the last digit of the date, Davis 62 GEF and lustrous, 1812 James Laycock Davis 3 VF, Yorkshire County - West Riding 1811 Davis 1 GVF toned, (3) Diss 1811 Muskett & Sons Davis 7 NEF and nicely toned, (2) 1811 F.R.Reynolds Davis 15 NVF, 1811 J.Hunton's Davis 13, VF/GVF with a few tone spots, - 1811 The Workhouse Davis 8 EF and lustrous, - 1811 Rushbury and Woolley Davis 2 GVF, (2) 1812 W.B.Best Davis 8 Toned VF, Blandford 1811 H.Ward Davis 2, VF, 1811 Arms of Gloucester between two sprigs of olive, crest a cap of maintenance Davis 5 VF or better, toned, County - , Obverse: Arms, Reverse: Devon Token, Davis 2 Fine, (2) 1811 Obverse: Arms without supporters, Reverse: BRISTOL SILVER TOKEN 12, Davis 18 GVF toned, 1812 Davis 17, C.Culverhouse, I.Orchard and J.Phipps, no Periods after C,I, and J Davis 17 VF toned, Rare, - -upon-Tyne 1812 Obverse: Arms PAYABLE BY ALEXr KELTY NEWCASTLE ON TYNE Reverse: View of a Davis 7 EF and lustrous, - 1812 Seven Acorns inside left of wreath, Davis 17 VF, - High Wycombe 1811 Town Hall-James Gomme Davis 1 VF Toned, - Shilling 1812 Obverse: The Arms of Liverpool. Thos. Wilson, Reverse: A female seated on a bale, Davis 2 Near VF, nicely toned, Non-Local undated Bees and Beehive/Britannia Davis 7 VF, - 1812 G.&R. Ferns and T.Cartwright, Bees and Beehive/Female seated, 15 bees, No H on the bale Davis 5 VF, Birmingham and 1811 Rose Company Davis 95 GVF, (3) Non Local, Trade and Navigation 1813 Davis 43 NEF, Non Local 1815 Genuine British Copper, Britannia left, 4 Leaves in the olive branch Davis 73 VF, Penny ed on a 1797 Penny ROBINSON CUTLER, AVERY ROW, LOWER GROSVENOR STREET LONDON undated, Near Fine, USA Hard Times Token 1837 Extive Experiment GVF

Auction 161
Tokens Tokens and s , includes Duke of (3) Battle of Culloden 1746 Eimer 605 36mm diameter in , Reverse: Battle Scene, Fine, Recaptured Eimer 600 Reverse: Lion subdues a Wolf, Fine, Carlisle Recaptured 1745 Obverse Bust right, draped, WILL DUKE CUMB BRITISH HERO (as Eimer 599), Reverse the Duke, as a Warrior, attacks a hydra, in the distance a city, Fine also includes France Jetton 1818 Octagonal, Agricultural Society of Cher Obverse: Agricultural tools and Wheat, Reverse :SOCIÉTÉ D'AGRICULTURE DU CHER / FONDÉEÀ BOURGES EN 1818 EF and attractively toned, also 18th and types, and tokens and others (220, all different), in mixed grades, along with Tokens a small group (5) Hensingham 26mm diameter in (c.1760) Fine, Curwen 1750 Reversed C's monogram 24mm diameter in About Fine, Land Shipping Colliery , Lowther Arms/monogram/Dragon left VG, Clifton 1735 Crest of the Lowther family, a dragon, ed Ł on either side VF, 1736 IK Walton with the date countermarked on either side 22mm diameter in copper, Fine

Auction 156
Misc Items Engraved 1885 EF nicely toned and with loop mount at the top, engraved with 'Sir W.T.Lewis' on the obverse, Note: William Thomas Lewis was the First Baron of Merthyr' a coal mining magnate, and was created Baronet of Nantgwyne in 1896, and in 1911 he was raised to the peerage as Baron Merthyr of Senghenydd in the County of Gla. One of the pits owned by Lewis was the Senghenydd Colliery. Following a failure to implement a safety plan in early 1913, an explosion in the mine on 14 October of that year killed 439 miners and one rescuer. This remains the worst mining accident in the United Kingdom
£75 London Coins : A156 : Lot 621 : Engraved Halfcrown 1885 EF nicely toned and with loop mount at the top, engraved with 'Sir W.T.... London Coins : A156 : Lot 621 : Engraved Halfcrown 1885 EF nicely toned and with loop mount at the top, engraved with 'Sir W.T....

Auction 153
Tokens Tokens (29) various types, a good selection of different types, in mixed grades, and a token, VG the reverse worn

Auction 149
Tokens A mixed group 18th and (9) comprising 1813 Phoenix Ironworks EF, Yorkshire 1812 Nelson/Victory VF, 1812 Job Wilkes Darleston Lustrous EF, 1796 Union Mills/Cornucopia F scarce, Bury 1794 Bust of is EF, also 19th Century New Zealand (2) S.Hague Smith Ironmonger Auckland KM#Tn63 VF, 1858 Professor Holloway KM#Tn278 Good Fine, Mine and Lime Kiln Tickets (2) Hensingham Crest of the Lawson and Brayton family, two arms supporting the sun, VF the first in , the second in with hole

Auction 149
Tokens Tokens a wide variety includes Tradesman, Transport, , Alonzo Mills, Stage, Factory, etc. (60) mostly 19th to in mixed grades

Auction 136
Bonds and Shares Russia, ies Co. Ltd., share certificate, 1903, very ornate low printed design, red, VF. (1).

Auction 132
Bonds and Shares , 81 certificates, dated 1901-77, titles include, Exploration & Co. Ltd., 1912, Elands Laagte ies Ltd., 1901, Messina (Transvaal) Development Co. Ltd., 12 x certificates, 3 types, 1955-77, O.K. Bazaars (1929) Ltd., 17 x certificates, 4 types, 1961-71, Union Corporation Ltd., 33 x certificates, 4 types, 1968-77, Planet-Arcturus Gold Mines Ltd., 1923, lot also includes 20 letters, forms etc mainly relating to mining, mostly VF. (81).

Auction 132
Bonds and Shares , Grand Junction Works transfer Certificate no 1313 for transfer of seven sh, 1827, on vellum. Signed Thos & Willm Parker

Auction 128
Bonds and Shares , 7 certificates, Carriage Co. Ltd, 1907, Co. Ltd., 1893, Boots Pure Drug Co. Ltd., 1907, signed by Jessie Boot, East y Co. Ltd., 1911, Self-Acting Sewing Machine co. Ltd.,1884, Workman Clark & Co. Ltd., 1920, and Iberian Iron Ore Co. Ltd., 1894, mostly VF. (7)

Auction 125
Bonds and Shares Russia, ies Co. Ltd., share warrants to bearer for 5, 10, 25 and 50 sh, all 1902, very attractive low printed certificates with large vignette of allegorical female with train and mine in background, various colours, all with coupons, all VF or better, (4).
£80 London Coins : A125 : Lot 115 : Russia, Russian Collieries Co. Ltd., share warrants to bearer for 5, 10, 25 and 50 s...

Auction 124
Bonds and Shares , Towage Co. Ltd., archive of the share certificates, 135 x certificates for fully paid sh, including certificate No.1, all , plus book containing 7 x partially issued certificates and 46 x unissued certificates, also 50 x fully paid preference shares, all cancelled, plus book containing 2 x certificates with signatures removed and 45 x unissued certificates, all issued certificates dated 1900-1918, blue and red respectively, issued mostly VF, unissued mostly EF. (285).The Sunderland Towage was founded on 1st August 1900 to own and manage the tugs formerly owned by a Sunderland Company Messrs Taylor and Sanderson. The initial capital was £2,400 in £1 shares, this was later increased to £10,000, made up of 5,000 ordinary shares and 5,000 preference shares. By March 1918 William , Fenwick & Co. Ltd, a much larger tug owning company of , had acquired a large proportion of the issued shares. It is believed that the remaining shareholders transferred their holdings into a new company, France, Fenwick Tyne and Wear Ltd.

Auction 124
Bonds and Shares , 24 certificates, dated 1920-1929, titles include, Deanscales Co. Ltd., 1923, South y Co. Ltd., 1926, Debenture Corporation Ltd., 1925, Palmers and Iron Co. Ltd., 1927, West Springs Ltd., 1924, Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., 3 x certificates, all 1920, Blue Bird Petrol (Foreign) Ltd., 1929, minor duplication, mostly VF. (24).

Auction 124
Bonds and Shares , 30 certificates, all different, dated 1871-1961, titles include, Bank of Bengal, 1871, Creet Brothers Ltd., 1900, Agarpara Co. Ltd., 1928, ni Tea Co. Ltd., 1927, Shankar Sugar Mills Ltd., unissued, Nav Bharat Mills Ltd., 193-, unissued, Jharia & Ranigunj ies Ltd., 1943, some , some unissued, mostly F-VF. (30).

Auction 123
Bonds and Shares , 15 certificates, dated 1882-1919, titles include, Northern Counties Constitutional Newspaper Co. Ltd. 1882, Toxteth Real Property & Investment Co. Ltd. 1905, Fishguard and Rosslare s and Harbours Co. 1911, Ellenborough y Co. Ltd. 1910, Nirpuzha Estates Ltd. 1906, Clark & Son (haven) Ltd. 1912, East Coast Oil and Produce Co. Ltd., 1919, mostly F-VF. (15).

Auction 123
Bonds and Shares , 35 bonds and certificates, dated 1904-1940, titles include, Western Dominion ies Ltd., debenture 1906, National s of 1909, Railway circa. 1912, Banco Central Mexicano 1905 & 1908, ian Delta Light Railways Ltd. debenture 1904, Nationalist s 4 x bonds 1926, T.Hellawell & Co. Ltd. 13 x certificates 1928-40, mostly F-VF. (35).

Auction 123
Bonds and Shares , 3 colliery certificates, Brynlloi y Co. Ltd., certificate for one share 1874 black with coupons, Bettws Llantwit Colliery Ltd. certificate for one share 1873 black with coupons, also Snowdown Colliery Ltd. certificate for preferred ordinary sh 1912 vignette of colliery, red, all VF. (3).

Auction 122
Bonds and Shares , 9 bearer certificates, Cote d?Ivoire & Adulessa Co. Ltd., 1902, Paramatta Copper Mines Ltd., 1903, Sherrin and Partners Ltd., 1902, Swedish Iron Mines and Furnaces Ltd., 1911, Kokumbo () Co. Ltd., 1903, Carballino and Arsenic Mines Ltd., 1907, Melincourt ies Ltd., 1903, Hendersonson?s Nigel Ltd., 1895, and Tirdonkin Collieries Ltd., 1903, all with text in English and , all with UK revenue stamps, all with coupons, mostly F-VF. (9).

Auction 121
Bonds and Shares , 20 certificates, dated 1847-1948, titles include, Co. Ltd., 1889, Oriental Inland Steam Co., 1860, Estuary Co., 1847, Crown Mines Ltd., bearer warrant, 1912, Consort Reef Gold Co. Ltd., 1888, Nidderdale Lead Mining Co. Ltd., 1865, Gold Reefs of West Ltd., 1900, Consolidated Copper Co., bearer warrant, 1912, A.W. Gamage Ltd., 1911, East y Co. Ltd., 1909, Guapo (Trinidad) Oil Co. Ltd., debenture made out to Michel Ephrussi, 1912, (the Ephrussis were an important Jewish family, connected to the s), United Mexican s Ltd., 1919, mostly F-VF. (20).

Auction 121
Bonds and Shares , 19 certificates, British Controlled s Ltd., 5 x certificates, 4 types, all 1931, Refineries Ltd., 2 types, both 1929, Premier Oil and Pipe Line Co. Ltd., 1911, British Motor Spirit Co. Ltd., 1923, Anglo-n Asphalt & Bitumen Ltd., 1927, Mocimboa Sisal (Holdings) Ltd., 1929, ies Corporation Ltd., 1898, vian Corporation Ltd., 1936, Palmarejo and Mexican Fields Ltd., 1946, Forest Mills of Ltd., 1913, Maclaurin Coal Products Ltd., 2 types, both 1929, Russo-n Oil Co. Ltd., 1913, and Tustanovice Petroleum Ltd., 1908, mostly VF. (19).

Auction 121
Bonds and Shares , Consolidated ies Corporation Ltd., bearer warrant for 50 sh, 1901, very ornate with vignette of mine, coast and cliff, black & dull red, with coupons, folded, otherwise AVF. (1).

Auction 120
Tokens , , & (6), Hull Lead Works (Penny 3, 1), Newcastle John Elliott & Northumberland Penny Main . Very fine

Auction 119
Tokens Tokens (25) in , various shapes and inscriptions, plus badges (7) all Colliery and Union-related including NUM Miners strike 1984/5, in mixed grades

Auction 117
Tokens 1811 Main w. 885a aFCD with much original brilliance a few darker toning areas reverse hardly detract from this stunning

Auction 104
Tokens 1811 Main , on Tyne and 16, Berwick 17 VF

Auction 101
Misc Items Naval Colliery Company 1897 No 10 check 40mm diameter VG holed for suspension

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