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« on: October 03, 2017, 06:46:30 PM »

On Sunday in Greenfield I found this pub token made for John Ames of the Alexandra Inn in Greenfield (late 19th century) made by W Smith of Birmingham.  I'm not sure if it's two pence or two pints but unfortunately I can't redeem it as the pub is long gone!  Roll Eyes


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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2017, 07:57:46 PM »

Ahhh what a pity.  Nice, interesting find simond.
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« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2017, 08:21:52 PM »

Thank you Val I was very pleased to find a little bit of very local history. I've found a couple of references to John Ames in newspaper archives but very little about the pub itself. It could be a very rare little thing  😁
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« Reply #3 on: October 04, 2017, 08:41:29 AM »

Nice find, I like tokens.
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« Reply #4 on: October 04, 2017, 09:22:05 AM »

Never seen one of those before,very interesting token, surely gotta be worth a couple of pints at least..🍺🍺+...well detected and saved...and continued good hunting..👍
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