British Tokens, Tickets and Passes

British Tokens, Tickets and Passes (27 August 2020) Catalogue Cover

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Bob Lyall

Bob Lyall

Bob Lyall has been a cornerstone with respect to research on the West Indies cut and countermarked series for many years. A major achievement was the publication of a very important booklet, West Indian Coinage – Some New Discoveries, by Spink in 1998. This work brought to light a significant...
Cole Danehower

Cole Danehower

Cole Danehower was born in Louisville, Kentucky, on 28 September 1954, where his father was working on the installation of one of the first mainframe computers. Shortly thereafter, his parents, George and Jacqueline, moved the family to Naperville, Illinois, where he spent much of his childhood in t...
David Barry Bailey

David Barry Bailey

My deceased husband, David Barry Bailey, loved collecting coins, tokens and medals since he was a little boy. In his youth, it was possible to find collectable coins in change. His family liked to take long automobile trips and, in a car without air conditioning, his father would keep his two sons o...
David Young

David Young

I cannot remember a time when I was not collecting coins or tokens. Like many, my interest began with coins taken from change and the foreign coins which my Father brought back from his overseas trips. I was also fortunate that Fred Baldwin was a family friend who gave me books and coins, together w...
Jeffrey Gardiner

Jeffrey Gardiner

Jeffrey Gardiner was born on 19 September 1940 and he and his twin brother Clive were educated at Fencehouses school, near Houghton-le-Spring, Co Durham. At the ago of 15 Jeff left to become an apprentice electrician in a nearby coal mine but mining was not his scene and, apprenticeship completed, h...