List of presidents of the British Numismatic Society

The following have served as presidents of the British Numismatic Society since its inception in 1903.[1]

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# From To President Notes
1 1903 1908 P. W. P. Carlyon-Britton, DL, FSA[2]
2 1909 1909 W. J. Andrew, FSA
3 1910 1914 P. W. P. Carlyon-Britton, DL, FSA
4 1915 1919 Lt Col H. W. Morrieson, RA, FSA
5 1920 1921 Frederick A. Walters, FSA Scottish architect (1849-1931)
6 1922 1922
(until 22 June)
J. Sanford Saltus[3]
7 1922
1922 Grant Richardson Francis, FSA (1868-1940)[4]
8 1923 1925 Grant Richardson Francis, FSA
9 1926 1927 Major W. J. Freer, VD, DL, FSA
10 1928 1928
(until 20 February)
Major P. W. P. Carlyon-Britton, DL, FSA
11 1928
(from 22 February)
1928 Lt Col H. W. Morrieson, RA, FSA
12 1929 1932 Lt Col H. W. Morrieson, RA, FSA
13 1933 1937 Vernon Bryan Crowther-Beynon, MBE, MA, FSA (1865-1941)
14 1938 1945 Herbert William Taffs, MBE
15 1946 1950 C. E. Blunt, OBE, FSA
16 1951 1954 Edgar Joseph Winstanley, LDS
17 1955 1963 Horace Herbert King, MA (1890-1976)[5]
18 1959 1963 Derek F. Allen, BA, FBA, FSA (1910–1975)
19 1964 1965 Charles Wilson Peck, FPS, FSA pharmacist, (1901-1968)[6]
20 1966 1970 Colin Stewart Sinclair Lyon, MA, FIA
21 1971 1975 Stuart Eborall Rigold, MA, FSA (1919-1980)
22 1976 1980 Peter Woodhead, FSA
23 1981 1983 John David Brand, MA, FCA (1931-1990)
24 1984 1988 Hugh E. Pagan, MA, FSA
25 1989 1993 Christopher Edgar Challis, BA, PhD, FSA, FR Hist S
26 1994 1998 Graham P. Dyer, BSc (Econ), DGA librarian and museum curator at The Royal Mint[7]
27 1999 2003 David W Dykes, MA, PhD, FSA, FR Hist S director of the National Museum of Wales[8]
28 2004 2008 M. A. S. Blackburn, MA, PhD, FSA, FRHistS
29 2008 2012 Robin John Eaglen, MA, LLM, PhD, FSA
30 2012 2016 Professor Roger Bland, MA, PhD, FSA
31 2017 incumbent Kevin Clancy

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Presidents of the Society". The British Numismatic Society. Retrieved 11 August 2020.
  2. ^ "OBITUARY - RAYMOND C. CARLYON-BRITTON, F.S.A." (pdf). British Numismatic Journal. 29: 427–428. 1958. Retrieved 18 July 2017.
  3. ^ "Saltus, J. Sanford, 1853-1922". American Numismatic Society Authorities. American Numismatic Society. Retrieved 18 July 2017.
  4. ^ "Francis, Grant Richardson 1868-1940". Digital Library Numis. Retrieved 11 August 2020.
  5. ^ "King, Horace Herbert 1890-1976". Digital Library Numis. Retrieved 12 August 2020.
  6. ^ "Obituary - Charles Wilson Peck, FPS, FSA" (PDF). British Numismatic Journal. 36: 203–207. 1967.
  7. ^ "The Legendary 1952 Halfcrown". Colin Cooke Coins. Retrieved 11 August 2020.
  8. ^ Mason, Rhiannon (2005). "Nation Building at the Museum of Welsh Life". Museum and Society. 3 (1): 24–24.