The British Numismatic Journal (BNJ) is the Society's principal publication, and is the foremost journal for matters relating to British Numismatics. It contains a number of scholarly articles as well as notes, obituaries, reviews and transactions. the journal is produced annually in hard-back form, and a copy is sent free to all members of the Society.
The British Numismatic Journal is distributed for the Society by Spink. Any queries concerning the purchase of back-numbers should be directed to Spink.
Coin Register was significantly redesigned in 2011 to provide a review of important single finds of Iron Age, Roman and Medieval coins with a supplementary appendix listing other finds recorded by the Corpus of Early Medieval Coin Finds (EMC). PDF plates of the coins in the Appendix for 2011, 2012 and 2013 are available here, with more recent coins viewable via the Corpus website.
Digital British Numismatic Journal
Back issues of the British Numismatic Journal are available to read by following the links below. The volumes are arranged chronologically. If you are looking for a specific subject then you may find the Index of BNJ contents 1903-2010 helpful.
You may download a whole volume but the files are very large and may take some time to download. All of the files are PDFs and will require a reader to access them. To download a reader for free (Adobe Acrobat) please click here.
|C. E. King||Late Roman Silver Hoards in Britain and the Problem of Clipped Siliquae||5-31|
|Elizabeth J. E. Pirie||Early Northumbrian Coins at Auction, 1981||32-51|
|D. M. Metcalf||Continuity and Change in English Monetary History c.973-1086, Part 2||52-90|
|Ian Stewart||English Coinage in the Later Years of John and the Minority of Henry III, Part 2||91-106|
|J. W. Greenwood||The Closure of the Tudor Mint at Bristol||107-111|
|Marvin Lessen||The Cromwell Dunbar Medals by Simon||112-133|
|Peter Preston-Morley and Harry Pegg||A Revised Survey of the Seventeenth-Century Tokens of Nottinghamshire||134-196|
|Short Articles and Notes||197-203|
|List of Members||224-230|