Cambridgeshire 9, Cambridge (Dalton & Hamer, page 5)Denomination: penny, scarcity: Rare (R)
9. O: HOBSON CAMBRIDGE CARRIER, &c. R: JAMES BURLEIGH'S TOKEN CAMBRIDGE, &c. E: VALUE ONE PENNY PAYABLE AT CAMBRIDGE 9a. E: Plain Also struck in silver, edge as No. 9; and in lead, with plain edge. 9a also in white-metal (Addenda, page 537). This private token was issued by James Burleigh. Engraver - Hancock. Manufacturer - Kempson. No. 9a, RRR. 9, R.
Keywordshobson cambridge carrier died 1630 aged 86 1596,burleigh token 1799 james conduit built 1614
Comments about this tokenRead more information about Thomas Hobson on page 5.