Catalogue Entry: MINT00199

Holograph list of subjects for investigation: the current rate of exchange in Dunkirk, the names and values of new French coins, and in which Mint Dunkirk currency is coined.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/2/161, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

[Normalized Text] [Diplomatic Text]


[Probably connected with the increased English presence in Dunkirk following the Peace of Utrecht (April 1713).]

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