Bewicke Main Colliery Penny 1811

Bewicke Main Kibblesworth (County Durham) penny token dated 1811. Obverse: View of a sailing ship loading cargo at a coal staith with legend: “BEWICKE MAIN COLLIERY * 1811 *". Reverse: Legend in centre and round periphery: “ONE PENNY PAYABLE AT NEWCASTLE ON TYNE AND LONDON .*.". Diagonally milled edge (/////). Reasonable collectable condition, see photograph.

Davis Northumberland No: 16, Withers No: 885. Diameter 33.7mm. (↑↑) F+. £20.00

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