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Token, John Austin, Willenhall

Copper farthing trade token issued by John Austin, miller, tea dealer and grocer of Stafford Street, Willenhall. Austin's business was taken over by Joshua Rushbrooke who issued his own farthings. During ...

Token, Joshua Rushbrooke, Willenhall

Copper farthing trade token issued by Joshua Rushbrooke, miller, tea dealer and grocer of Stafford Street, Willenhall. Rushbrooke took over John Austin's business who had also issued his own farthings. ...

Token, Kent's Hatters, Longton

A copper alloy token coin advertising Kent's hatters whose shop was at Boardman's Buildings on the Strand, Longton. During the 19th century it was common for publicans, licencees and shopkeepers to ...

Token, Leek

Leek copper half penny token. During the 19th century it was common for publicans, licencees and shopkeepers to issue their own tokens or 'checks'. Most of the checks issued in Staffordshire were made ...

Token, Lucas' Tea Warehouse, Stone

A copper farthing token coin advertising Lucas' Genuine Tea Warehouse, Stone. Thomas Lucas started his grocers and tea warehouse business on the High Street in 1820. It continued until his death, aged ...

Token, Penkridge

Penkridge half pence copper alloy token, issued by John Phillips, mercer. A mercer is a trader in silk and textiles. Token coins such as this were issued by businesses and other organisations when ...

Token, Stone

Stone half pence copper alloy token, John Whitacres, mercer. A mercer is a trader in silk and textiles. Token coins such as this were issued by businesses and other organisations when official coinage ...

Token, Stone Rifle Volunteer Club

One and a half pence copper token issued by the Stone Rifle Volunteer Club. The 40th Staffordshire (Stone) Rifle Volunteers were formed in 1860 under the leadership of Captain B.T. Fitzherbert (1836-1919) ...

Token, T. & F. Lewis, Bilston

A copper token issued by Thomas and Frederick Lewis, tea dealers and coffee merchants of Church Street, Bilston. During the 19th century it was common for publicans, licencees and shopkeepers to issue ...

Token, Uttoxeter

An octagonal copper half penny token issued by John Halsley of Uttoxeter, mercer. A mercer is a trader in silk and textiles. Token coins such as this were issued by businesses and other organisations ...

Token, W. Howson & Sons, Newcastle-under-Lyme

A copper alloy token coin advertising W. Howson & Sons Borough Tea House, Newcastle-under-Lyme. White's Directory of 1836 lists William Howson as a grocer at 17 High Street. By the 1851 census William ...

Token, Wednesbury

Copper alloy half penny token, issued by Henry Fidoe of Wednesbury, ironmonger. Token coins such as this were issued by businesses and other organisations when official coinage was in short supply. ...

Token, William Dixon, Newcastle-under-Lyme

A copper farthing token coin advertising William Dixon's Tea Warehouse, Newcastle-under-Lyme. Dixon's Warehouse stood on the High Street and was established in 1799. During the 19th century it was ...

Token, Wolverhampton

Copper penny token, issued by 'Kittoth' of Wolverhampton, believed to be an innkeeper of the Cock Inn or beerhouse. Token coins such as this were issued by businesses and other organisations when official ...

Token, Yoxall

Octagonal, copper alloy token issued by Zachariah Lightwood of Yoxall, ironmonger. He once owned Old Hall on Main Street, Yoxall, demolished in 1960. The Lightwood family were village apothecaries until ...

Tony Thornton at the Houses of Parliament

A group of people inside the Elizabeth Tower of the Houses of Parliament, better known as the tower of Big Ben. Mr. A.J. Thornton can be seen on the right hand side wearing glasses and behind him ...

Townsend's saddlers shop, Stafford

J. Townsend's saddlers shop at 24 Greengate Street, Stafford. Note the horse collars in front of the shop window.

Travelling barber, Leek area

This barber used to travel around the Leek area, visiting customers in their own homes.