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17th Century Tokens : Sheffield-Tickhill in Yorkshire

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

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Sheffield

The notes to many of the issuers of tokens in this town are taken from an interesting pamphlet on the "Traders' Tokens of Sheffield," by the late Llewellynn Jewitt, Esq., F.S.A., etc.
W318: Yorkshire, Sheffield (Farthing): (1664)
O  The Grocers' Arms
SAMVELL BARLOW
R  S B
IN SHEFFEILD 1664 S B
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W320: Yorkshire, Sheffield (Farthing): (1663)
O  The King's head crowned
IN SHEFFEILD 1663
R  R M B
ROBERT BOVGHTON R M B
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W325: Yorkshire, Sheffield (Farthing): (Date Unknown)
O  The Drapers' Arms
WILLIAM COOKE
R  The Grocers' Arms
BRITLAND IN SHEFEILD
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W331: Yorkshire, Sheffield (Farthing): (1655)
O  Two swords crossed
IOHN RAMSKER OF
R  I R
SHEAFFILD 1655 I R
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"John Ramsker, or Ramscar, was a cutler. He carried on a considerable business; and besides his maufactory in Sheffield, he had a shop in Minor[?] London, where he was ducceeded by his nephew, Thomas Hollis, the founder of the Hollis's Hospital and School in Sheffield."--Hunter's "Hallamshire."
W336: Yorkshire, Sheffield (Uncertain): (Date Unknown)
O  [Unknown]
ZACHARY WILSON
R  [Unknown]
LIONEL REVEL
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W347: Yorkshire, Stokesley (Farthing): (1665)
O  The King's head crowned
GOD SAVE THE KING
R  Legend in three lines
IN STOXLEY 1665
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W348: Yorkshire, Stokesley (Farthing): (1663)
O  1663
RICH IACKSON
R  R I
IN STOXLY R I
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W349: Yorkshire, Thirsk (Farthing): (1664)
O  Arms of the Bell family: a chevron between three bells
ROBERT BELL
R  R E B
OF THIRSKE 1664 R E B
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W350: Yorkshire, Thirsk (Farthing): (1664)
O  A crown
GEORGE IACKSON
R  DYER
THRISKE 1664 DYER
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W351: Yorkshire, Thirsk (Farthing): (1668)
O  The Grocers' Arms
IOHN PAIGE IN
R  I C P
THIRSKE 1668 I C P
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W352: Yorkshire, Thirsk (Farthing): (Date Unknown)
O  The Mercers' Arms
WILLIAM WILSON OF
R  W W
THIRSKE MERCER W W
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W354: Yorkshire, Tickhill (Uncertain): (1664)
O  1664
THOMAS TVRNELL 1664
R  T T
OF TICKHILL MERCER T T
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The Rev. C. Bury, Vicar of Tickhill, in reply to my queries, says the only information he has been able to gather from the parish register is:

"William, the sone of Thomas Turnell, born ye 27th of 8ber, and baptized ye 6th of 9ber, Annus 1662, privately."

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