Gloucestershire 60, Brimscombe port (Dalton & Hamer, page 37)

Denomination: halfpenny, scarcity: Very common
60.  O: A barge, with plain sails. THAMES AND SEVERN CANAL. Without two dots -X-
     R: The entrance into a tunnel. Not the same die as 59.
     E: PAYABLE AT BRIMSCOMBE PORT X

60a. E: GLAMORGAN HALFPENNY.

60b. E: Plain.

No. 60a, RRR. 60, fairly common.
Engraver and manufacturer - Hancock. Proprietors - The Thames and Severn Canal Co.

The reverse shows the entrance to the tunnel at Sapperton, which is two and
a half miles in length.

Keywords

thames and severn canal,mdccxcv

Comments about this token

Fairly common token. Edge 60b is mentioned in Addenda, page 538.

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