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1.

Treasury certificate that Newton has taken an oath not to reveal the new method of rounding and edging coin

Author: William Lowndes

Source: MINT 19/1/62, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00015

2.

£2,000 had been the customary security for the mastership until the previous incumbent, Thomas Neale, gave £15,000 to allay doubts raised by his somewhat dubious financial history

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/64, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00037

3.

Recommends Hopton Haynes for the post of weigher and teller, giving an account of his previous employment at the Mint (as a clerk) and elsewhere

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/121, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00044

4.

The £60 p.a. allowed for a master's assay master (as distinct from the royal assay master) has for a long time been paid to the deputy master, who has authority to examine the work of the royal assay master

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/103, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00046

5.

Further to a petition from probationer engraver [Samuel] Bull, recommend raising his salary from £50 to £60 p.a. plus piece work

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/163, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00047

6.

Royal warrant authorising Newton to continue to act under the indenture of 23 December 1700 after William III's death, pending formulation of a new indenture.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/416, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00049

7.

Response to the applications at MINT00062 (Mint 19/1/140-45) and others

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/170-71, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00063

8.

'A Proposal for regulating the Gravers Office'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/147, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00068

9.

Oppose [Gabriel] le Clerk's petition to succeed Harris as engraver: would like to take him on as third engraver under Croker and Bull, but not until summer 1705, due to the cost of repairs occasioned by last year's storms [see MINT00063 (Mint 19/1/170-71)]

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/167, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00069

10.

Reply to a query about the engravers' patent

Author: Unknown, Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/172-3, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00070

11.

Following the moneyers' petition, the House of Commons has granted the Mint an extra £500 for salaries and maintenance from Christmas 1705

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/206, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00074

12.

Application to appoint a new smith

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/223, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00076

13.

Identical proposal to take on Beresford as apprentice

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/155-6, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00079

14.

Recommends the appointment of Robert Lowe as porter at £20 p.a. by a constitution instead of by a patent, which would cost the appointee too much

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/224, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00095

15.

Proposes £30 p.a. for senior engraver Croker to maintain [Francis] Beresford, who has completed his apprenticeship [see MINT00078 (Mint 19/1/165) and MINT00079 (Mint 19/1/155-6)]

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/151, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00096

16.

'To Sr. Isaac Newton Master and Worker of his Maj. Mint in ye Tower/ The Humble Memorial of Sam: Bull 2d. Engraver &c'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/166, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00097

17.

Proposes John Rollos, recently appointed royal engraver, to replace the late Samuel Bull as second engraver in the Mint

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/177, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00099

18.

Personal expenses of previous warden Benjamin Overton for the year ending 6 February 1690 [= 1691] for a warrant to deal with clippers and for being made a J.P. for Middlesex, Westminster, Essex, Surrey, Sussex, Kent and Hertford, with a memorandum in Newton's hand

Author: Benjamin Overton

Source: MINT 19/1/18, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00106

19.

Assessment of moneyers' bills for equipping country mints and other expenses, recommending several reductions in the total submitted

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/214, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00113

20.

Expenses on Queen Anne Coronation medals [the last batch of which was ordered on 2 June 1702] amount to £2,485.18s.3 1/2 d

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/336, 338, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00119

21.

Letter from the Mint Board to The Lord High Treasurer regarding the state of the house of the surveyor of meltings

Author: John Stanley, Isaac Newton, John Ellis

Source: MINT 19/2/497, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00123

22.

Covering letter for MINT00159 (Mint 19/1/228-9)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/236, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00163

23.

Order to convene a jury for the forthcoming pyx trial [28 July 1707]

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/235, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00170

24.

Complaint about trial plates

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/275, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00179

25.

Conveys an order from the King to calculate the value of other English gold coins in proportion to the 21s. guinea, preparatory to the devaluation of the guinea from 21s.6d

Author: Edward Northey

Source: MINT 19/2/117-18, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00186

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