Coalbrookdale halfpenny token

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1793 in Coalbrookdale

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Token, Coalbrookdale halfpenny, 1793, illustrating iron bridge at Coalbrookdale and inclined plane at Ketley. Copper; 29mm diameter. Rim legend, Payable at Coalbrookdale & Ketley. Obverse, scene of, and legend, Inclined Plane at Ketley. 1789. Reverse, legend, Iron Bridge at Coalbrook Dale. 1792. Scene in exergue, legend, Erected Anno 1779. Span 100 Feet

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Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1966-69/2
type:
token
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • exchange medium
status:
Permanent collection

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