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. 

Keywords

hobson cambridge carrier died 1630 aged 86 1596,burleigh token 1799 james conduit built 1614

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