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17th Century Tokens : Exmouth-Holsworthy in Devonshire

W Numbers refer to Williamson's  Trade Tokens Issued in the Seventeenth Century in England, Wales and Ireland, (1891)

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W171: Devonshire, Exmouth (Farthing): (Date Unknown)
O  [Unknown]
THOMAS LAIGH
R  [Unknown]
OF EXMOVTH
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I can get no tidings about this token.
W172: Devonshire, Halberton (Farthing): (1667)
O  The Clothworkers' Arms
SIMON HVSSEY 1667
R  S D H
OF HALBERTON IN DEV S D H
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In the Church Register of his parish in this entry, "Simon Hussey and Dorithy Osmond were married the 6th daie of July, 1659." The name of the issuer still exists in the village. The token was found in Tiverton.
W173: Devonshire, Hartland (Farthing): (1664)
O  A shuttle
IOHN RANDELL
R  I R
OF HARTLAND 64 I R
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W174: Devonshire, Hatherleigh (Farthing): (1665)
O  1665
IOHN GIDLEY 1665
R  I A G
OF HATHERLEIGH I A G
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The late Town Clerk of Exeter, so well known and respected, was, I presume, one of the descendants of this ancient Devonshire family. The token was kindly presented to me by Mr. F. Goulding, of Plymouth.
W175: Devonshire, Hemyock (Farthing): (Date Unknown)
O  A horn
ROBERT SELLECKE
R  R S
OF HEMYOCKE R S
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W176: Devonshire, Holsworthy (Farthing): (1667)
O  An anchor
HENRY CAD 1667
R  H A C
OF HOLSWORTHY H A C
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W177: Devonshire, Holsworthy (Farthing): (1669)
O  1669
GEORGE HINGSTON 1669
R  G A H
OF HOLSWORTHY G A H
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