Letters to John Bell from various correspondents, and copies of letters from him

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 418 Bell/1
  • Former Reference
      GB 418 A.1.4 (A 1-Y 1)
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      141 files

Scope and Content

The correspondence concerns Bell's interest in collecting coins, and his search for trademen's tokens dating between 1648-1672 issued in the northern counties of England.


Although the original arrangement into folders labelled A to Y has been maintained, the majority of the letters within the folders have been rearranged chronologically.

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