The 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.
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 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.
|D. M. Metcalf||The First Series of Secattas minted in Southern Wessex: Series W||1-17||1-17|
|M. A. S. Blackburn||Currency under the Vikings. Part 1: Guthrum and the earliest Danelaw coinages||18-43||18-43|
|Martin Allen||The Quantity of money in England 1180-1247: New data||44-49||44-49|
|Martin Allen||The interpretation of single-finds of English coins, 1279-1544||50-62||50-62|
|Martin Allen||The fourteenth-century hoard from Chesterton Lane Corner, Cambridge||63-90||63-90|
|Marvin Lessen||Notes on Simon's pattern (petition) crown of Charles II||91-112||91-112|
|George Selgin||Charles Wyatt, Manager of the Parys mine mint: A study in Ingratitude||113-131||113-131|
|David Dykes||The Sherborne bank tokens||132-160||132-160|
|Short Articles and Notes||161-175||161-175|
|Coin Register 2005||176-199||176-199|