Coinage of
St Edmundsbury and surrounds


A few more recent coins

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Groat of Henry VI

Sixpence of Queen Elizabeth I

Shilling of Charles I

This groat was minted in Calais


Minted at the Tower under Parliament 1640's

King James I

Queen Victoria 1844

Queen Victoria 1861

King James granted Bury's charter in 1606

One of the smallest value coins

Gold Sovereign worth 1920 half farthings

More coins can be seen in Moyse's Hall Museum

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