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 1903-2016 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.
|Sir Ian Stewart||Moneyers in the 1130 Pipe Roll||1-8|
|Marion M. Archibald||Dating Stephen's First Type||9-22|
|J. J. North||The Early Irish Pence of Edward I Reclassified||23-30|
|Geoff Egan||Alnage Seals and the National Coinage - Some Parallels in Design||31-36|
|Robert B. K. Stevenson||The Groat Coinage of James V, 1526-38||37-56|
|Edward Besly and Michael Cowell||The Metrology of the English Civil War Coinages of Charles I||57-75|
|C. P. Barclay||A Civil War Hoard from Grewelthorpe, North Yorkshire||76-81|
|J. D. Bateson||The 1991 Kelso Treasure Trove||82-89|
|Philip D. Greenall and Stella Greenall||Dividing Seventeenth-Century Tokens between London and Middlesex||90-123|
|Short Articles and Notes||124-140|
|Accounts for the Year ended 31 October 1990||162-163|
|Presidential Address 1991||164-176|