Coalbrookdale halfpenny token

1793 in Coalbrookdale

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Coalbrookdale halfpenny token, 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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