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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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4th - 5th June 2022

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Pontefract

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Auction 172
Bonds and Shares GB - A Yorkshire-themed (33) includes pre-1900 (15) , , and Junction Scrip certificate 1845 for Ten sh of £20 each, unissued VF with tear hole on left, The Bridlington Quay Public Rooms Association 1847 Share Certificate £3 and 10 Shillings, VF with staple holes at top left, and Leeds Railway 1846 share certificate for 6x £50 shares NVF with staple holes at top left, The Wharfedale Railway Company Share certificate for one £15 share, certificate number 20155 vignette of a large cow, the famous ' Heifer' which made vast profits for its owner being exhibited around the country, black on pale blue, large red seal to lower right About VF with some spots and tape residue on the top edge. The Staithes Company Share Certificate for one share 1856 VF with small pinholes to the top left and tape residue at the top, The and Robin Hood's Steam Packet Company 1857 Share certificate for one share of £2 and 10 Shillings, GVF with tape residue on the top edge, Overend, Gurney and Company Limited 1865 share certificate for one share of £50 NVF with some foxing to the edges, Bray, Waddington and Company share certificate for one share of £50 EF, The Nidderdale Lead Company Limited 1865 share certificate for 2 preference shares 7687 and 7688, vignette of Perseverance level, entrance to the mine, Pateley Bridge GVF with some tape residue to the top edge, The Drypool Workman's Club Company Limited 1878 share certificate for one share of £1 VF taped on the reverse at the top, The Leeds Mutual Supply Society Limited 1874 share certificate for one share of £1 Good Fine with some small pinholes and taped on the top edge, The Botanic Garden Company Limited 1879 share certificate for one share of £5 VF, taped at the top edge, Reaney and Greaves Limited, Wine Merchants and Whisky blenders, 1899, Issue for 100 of £100 each. The company became a subsidiary of the famous Tetley Brewers in 1904, the reverse with a typewritten label attached showing transfer of the debenture certificate to Francis Eric Tetley and Robert Francis Tetley in 1937 VF or near so with some small edge tears, an interesting document. The Brewery and Wine Company Limited share certificate 1867 NEF, The Leeds & County Unionist Club-House Co. Limited 1894 share certificate for 100 shares of £1 Fine with some folds and tape on the top edge. 1906-1971 issues (18) The Ravensthorpe Finishing Company Limited 1908 share certificate for 50 shares of £1 each, NVF with pencil annotations, The County Council of the bond for £100 1906 NVF, Clarkson's Old Brewery Barmsley Limited Preference Share Certificate for 10 shares of £10 each NVF with some folds, The Effingham Steel Works Limited, 1926 share certificate for 59 shares of £10 each VF with some pinholes, Dols & Co. Limited, 1928 share certificate for 3 shares of £1 each, GVF, Wallacve & Co. (s) Limited 1932 share certificate for one share of £1 VF with some folds, Godfrey Sykes & Sons Limited 1940 share certificate for 100 shares of £1 each small pinhole at the top and two inked paragraphs written on the reverse, Fine. Wallace & Co.(Textiles) Limited 1947 share certificate for 2141 shares of £1 VF, General Refractories Limited 1936 share certificate for 32 shares of s each NEF with pencil annotation on the reverse, Timothy s & Taylors Limited (3) 1953, 1957 and 1960 VF, Thomas Ramsden & Son Limited (2) share certificates for 100 shares and 500 shares of 5 Shillings each VF both with pinholes at the top left, John Smith's Tadcaster Brewery Company, Limited share certificate for 128 shares of 5 Shillings each NVF with staple at top, John Smith's Tadcaster Brewery Company Limited certificate for 7.1% unsecured stock 1970 VF with staple at top, Kirkstall Forge Limited debenture certificate 1971 for 9 3/4% £800 stock VF with staple at top left
£170 London Coins : A172 : Lot 8 : GB - A Yorkshire-themed collection (33) includes pre-1900 (15) Leeds, Wakefield, Pontefract and Grim... London Coins : A172 : Lot 8 : GB - A Yorkshire-themed collection (33) includes pre-1900 (15) Leeds, Wakefield, Pontefract and Grim...

Auction 170
Tokens s (6) (5) Malling - Francis Chambers W.400, Sturry - Thomas Johnson W.542/3, - Anthonye Lovell at the King's Head W.470, - John Milway W.524, (2) Penhurst - Henry Constable W.444, Sittingbourne - Thomas Pearce - Ironmongers W.525 VG to Good Fine, the Rochester Token with a central split in the flan, - George Daniel 1667 Castle W.258 VG. Halfpennies 17th Century Yorkshire (3) - Ottewell Robotham 1669 W.83 Fine, Scarborough - Peter Hodgson 1667 W.297 VG, York - Rich Booth at the Golden Fleece W.385 Fair, all with attributions (9 pieces in lot)
£180 London Coins : A170 : Lot 300 : Farthings 17th Century (6) Kent (5) Malling - Francis Chambers W.400, Sturry - Thomas Johnson W.542/... London Coins : A170 : Lot 300 : Farthings 17th Century (6) Kent (5) Malling - Francis Chambers W.400, Sturry - Thomas Johnson W.542/...

Auction 165
Hammered Coins bed 1648 , PC above castle, on an octagonal flan S.3148 a bold example EF or near so with only a few small weakly struck areas, an impressive and eye-catching example of this normally poorly exted type, we note other high grade Pontefract pieces have retailed for sums in excess of £13,000 in recent times
£6,000 London Coins : A165 : Lot 2456 : Shilling Charles I Pontefract besieged 1648 , PC above castle, on an octagonal flan S.3148 a bold ex... London Coins : A165 : Lot 2456 : Shilling Charles I Pontefract besieged 1648 , PC above castle, on an octagonal flan S.3148 a bold ex...

Auction 159
English Banknotes Bank One guinea dated 1809 series No.516 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Outing 1723e), pinholes, about fine
£70 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1558 : Pontefract Bank One guinea dated 1809 series No.516 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Outing 1723... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1558 : Pontefract Bank One guinea dated 1809 series No.516 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Outing 1723...

Auction 157
English Banknotes Bank 1 guinea dated 1808 for Seaton & Co. (first name of Perfect is crossed out), (Outing 1723c), almost Fine
£90 London Coins : A157 : Lot 85 : Pontefract Bank 1 guinea dated 1808 for Seaton & Co. (first name of Perfect is crossed out), (Ou...

Auction 156
Misc Items of Charles I Pontefract bed, on an octagonal shaped flan, in , weight 12.80 grammes around VF
£200 London Coins : A156 : Lot 620 : Electrotype of Shilling Charles I Pontefract besieged, on an octagonal shaped flan, in silver, weigh...

Auction 155
Hammered Coins 1648 bed, lozenge-shaped with XII to right of castle, dividing PC S.3149 VF with a pleasing grey tone, nicely centred with an even strike for this issue, exhibiting much eye appeal, Very rare and seldom encountered as nice as this, superior to the example in Auction A148 (Lot 1574) which realised £4212 inclusive of buyers premium
£6,500 London Coins : A155 : Lot 526 : Shilling Charles I 1648 Pontefract besieged, lozenge-shaped with XII to right of castle, dividing PC... London Coins : A155 : Lot 526 : Shilling Charles I 1648 Pontefract besieged, lozenge-shaped with XII to right of castle, dividing PC...

Auction 150
English Banknotes Bank 1 guinea dated 1810 series No.L104 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Outing 1723e) Fine
£80 London Coins : A150 : Lot 139 : Pontefract Bank 1 guinea dated 1810 series No.L104 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Outing 1723e...

Auction 148
Hammered Coins 1648 bed, lozenge-shaped with XII to right of castle, dividing PC S.3149 VF, comes with collectors ticket stating 'weak in parts with some original gilding'
£3,600 London Coins : A148 : Lot 1574 : Shilling Charles I 1648 Pontefract besieged, lozenge-shaped with XII to right of castle, dividing PC... London Coins : A148 : Lot 1574 : Shilling Charles I 1648 Pontefract besieged, lozenge-shaped with XII to right of castle, dividing PC...

Auction 144
Hammered Coins Charles I piece 1648 S.3150 (In the name of ) VG/Fine struck on an octagonal flan, the centre of the obverse smoothed, very rare, comes with old collectors ticket from July 1965 (£20)
£2,000 London Coins : A144 : Lot 1227 : Shilling Charles I Siege piece 1648 Pontefract S.3150 (In the name of Charles II) VG/Fine struck on ... London Coins : A144 : Lot 1227 : Shilling Charles I Siege piece 1648 Pontefract S.3150 (In the name of Charles II) VG/Fine struck on ...

Auction 142
Hammered Coins 1648 bed, with XII dividing PC reverse S3149 Poor/Fair obverse worn smooth, faint details of castle, last digit of date and denomination over C showing reverse
£340 London Coins : A142 : Lot 1891 : Shilling 1648 Pontefract besieged, with XII dividing PC reverse S3149 Poor/Fair obverse worn smo... London Coins : A142 : Lot 1891 : Shilling 1648 Pontefract besieged, with XII dividing PC reverse S3149 Poor/Fair obverse worn smo...

Auction 135
English Banknotes Bank 1 guinea dated 1808 No.E440 for Seaton & Co. (first name of Perfect is crossed out), (Outing 1723c) piece missing bottom left corner, VG
£30 London Coins : A135 : Lot 504 : Pontefract Bank 1 guinea dated 1808 No.E440 for Seaton & Co. (first name of Perfect is crossed o...

Auction 134
Hammered Coins Charles I 1648 S.3150 (in the name of ) sharp and pleasing VF so seldom offered thus but holed at the top (perhaps a £6,000 - £8,000 retail item these days without the hole)
£2,200 London Coins : A134 : Lot 1786 : Shilling Charles I Pontefract 1648 S.3150 (in the name of Charles II)  sharp and pleasing VF so seld... London Coins : A134 : Lot 1786 : Shilling Charles I Pontefract 1648 S.3150 (in the name of Charles II)  sharp and pleasing VF so seld...

Auction 132
English Banknotes Bank 1 guinea dated 1806 for Perfect, Seaton & Co., (Out.1723a; Grant 2307A) scarcer early partnership, Fine
£650 London Coins : A132 : Lot 259 : Pontefract Bank 1 guinea dated 1806 for Perfect, Seaton & Co., (Out.1723a; Grant 230...

Auction 132
English Banknotes Bank 5 guineas dated 1809 No.190 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Out.1723f; Grant 2307C) Fine and scarcer high value
£300 London Coins : A132 : Lot 265 : Pontefract Bank 5 guineas dated 1809 No.190 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Out.1723f&#...

Auction 132
English Banknotes Bank 5 guineas dated 1809 No.165 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Out.1723f; Grant 2307C) VG-Fine and scarcer high value
£100 London Coins : A132 : Lot 264 : Pontefract Bank 5 guineas dated 1809 No.165 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Out.1723f&#...

Auction 132
English Banknotes Bank 1 guinea dated 1807 for Seaton & Co. (first name of Perfect is crossed out), (Out.1723c; Grant 2307B) VG+
£75 London Coins : A132 : Lot 260 : Pontefract Bank 1 guinea dated 1807 for Seaton & Co. (first name of Perfect is crossed out),...

Auction 132
English Banknotes Bank 1 guinea dated 1810 No.O550 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Out.1723e; Grant 2307C) Fine
£65 London Coins : A132 : Lot 263 : Pontefract Bank 1 guinea dated 1810 No.O550 for John Seaton, Sons & Foster, (Out.1723e&#...

Auction 131
Hammered Coins Charles I S.3150 (in the name of ) Fine with some weaker areas, Ex-KB Coins 12/97, Ex-Spink Auction 114 Lot 155 (£550 hammer price)
£1,700 London Coins : A131 : Lot 1006 : Shilling Charles I Pontefract S.3150 (in the name of Charles II) Fine with some weaker areas, Ex... London Coins : A131 : Lot 1006 : Shilling Charles I Pontefract S.3150 (in the name of Charles II) Fine with some weaker areas, Ex...

Auction 108
English Banknotes 1 guinea dated 1809, Grant 2307C, John Seaton Sons &
£46

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