Important British, Irish and World Banknotes including the Bob Blake Collection Part III and Peter Stanton Guernsey Collection Part I

Important British, Irish and World Banknotes including the Bob Blake Collection Part III and Peter Stanton Guernsey Collection Part I (1 October 2009) Catalogue Cover

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Bob Blake

Bob Blake

Born in Winchester in July 1943, Bob lived in that fascinating city until relocating to Jersey in 1965, where he continues to live. As a young man he studied botany and horticulture, spending his first five years in Jersey growing orchids. Engineering, however, was a passion and took over his life i...
Peter Stanton

Peter Stanton

Peter Stanton was born at a nursing home in Northampton on St. Patrick's Day in 1930, just a few miles away from his Father's farm in North Buckinghamshire. He still looks upon that picturesque countryside as the centre of the World. The river Ouse bounded the farm and on it was a boat house, from w...
Ray Harrod

Ray Harrod

Ray Harrod, a well-known figure on the numismatic scene on the south coast of England, died at his home in Waterlooville, Hampshire, in the early hours of 22 March 2009, at the age of 67.Born on 15 September 1941 in Clevedon, Somerset, Ray and his three sisters were brought up single-handedly by the...