Historical Medals and Tokens

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Francis Cokayne

Francis Cokayne

Francis Cokayne was born on 7 August 1871 at Ashbourne House, Putney, the south London home of his parents, George Edward Adams, FSA (1825-1911), a barrister at Lincoln’s Inn, and his wife, Mary Dorothea, née Gibbs (1833-1906). He was the seventh of eight children; his Father assumed th...
Quentin Archer

Quentin Archer

I was born in the City of London, well within the sound of the bells of St Mary-le-Bow on Cheapside. I have spent almost my entire working life in the City. London is a special place for me, and for many years I have been fascinated by its history and its continual change.Like many young boys of my...