Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals

Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (18 March 2015) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

John Roberts-Lewis

John Roberts-Lewis

John Roberts-Lewis was born in 1936. He spent his childhood in Wales with his mother who ran a café in Abergavenny.He joined the army at age 18 and did his national service for nearly two years, but despite passing the entrance exams for Sandhurst he decided an army career was not for him. He...
Neil Bowman Todd

Neil Bowman Todd

Neil Todd was born on 3 January 1936 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the son of Albert Bradbury Todd Jr and his wife, Mary Heath. His love of travelling and world affairs began when he was young, living with his military family on Army Air Corps bases in Alabama, Maine and Wales.From the age of seven N...
Ernest William Danson

Ernest William Danson

Ernest William Danson was born at Syston, near Leicester, in 1922. He recalls that his earliest awareness of coins, other than the circulating media of the day, was of items brought back by his Father from residence in Canada and s World War I service in the Middle East, which included two small bro...