BNJThe British Numismatic Journal (BNJ) is the Society's principal publication, and is the foremost jounrnal for the 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 or regarding delivery problems should be directed to Spink in the first instance.


Those wishing to contribute to the Journal are encouraged to read the Journal's guidance notes and to contact the editor for further information.

Coin Register

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 20112012 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 an 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.


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Title Pages
Jeffrey May Coinage and the Settlements of Corieltauvi in East Midland Britain 1-21 1-21
Kilian Anheuser and Peter Northover Silver Plating on Roman and Celtic Coins from Britain 22-32 22-32
Lord Stewartby (ed.) Four Tenth-Century Notes: Unfinished Work of C. E. Blunt 33-40 33-40
N. M. McQ. Holmes Old and New Edwardian Hoards from Scotland 41-69 41-69
B. J. Cook Recent Tudor Hoards 70-83 70-83
Craig Barclay A Civil War Hoard from Middleham, North Yorkshire 84-98 84-98
R. H. Thompson Oxford City Tokens and the Problem of Output 99-113 99-113
G. P. Dyer Gold, Silver and Double-Florin 114-125 114-125
Short Articles and Notes 126-133 126-133
Coin Register 134-163 134-163
Reviews 164-170 164-170
Obituary 171-172 171-172
Proceedings 1994 173-173 173-173
Auditor's Report for the Year ended 31 October 1993 174-175 174-175
Presidential Address 1994 176-178 176-178
Index 179-181 179-181