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1.

'Extracts out of an Act of the first Parliament of King Iames the seventh chap. XXIV anent a free coinage'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/211, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00347

2.

Printed ready-reckoner, compiled by George Brown, of the value in sterling silver of varying finenesses of bullion (for the use of merchants supplying bullion to the Mint) (Edinburgh, 1687)

Author: George Brown

Source: MINT 19/3/10, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00348

3.

Similar but less elaborate printed reckoner for bullion values, without the compiler's name

Author: Unknown

Source: MINT 19/3/178-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00349

4.

'Act of parliament about the Mint'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/14, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00350

5.

Holograph copy of MINT00350 (Mint 19/3/14), headed 'The Clause in an Act of Parliament made in Scotland A.C. 1690'

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00351

6.

Assorted draft memoranda relating to the Edinburgh mint

Author: Isaac Newton, Unknown

Source: MINT 19/3/216, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00352

7.

Extract from the London Mint indenture allocating poundage, followed by an extract from the warrant requiring the Edinburgh Mint to follow the rules set out in the London Mint indenture

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/18, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00353

8.

Holograph drafts of royal warrants to the Edinburgh master and officers to undertake coining according to the rules set out in Newton's indenture

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/186, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00354

9.

Proposals for new sets of check weights and new gold and silver trial plates to be made for both London and Edinburgh

Author: John Stanley

Source: MINT 19/3/72-3, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00355

10.

Detailed list of supplies to be sent to Edinburgh and their prices

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/70, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00356

11.

'A Bill of the prizes [i.e. prices] of such Tools & other things as may be usefull in her Majts Mint in Scotland', with a covering letter to the Treasury

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/15-16, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00357

12.

Variant holograph drafts of MINT00357 (Mint 19/3/15-16)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/179, MINT 19/3/76-7, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00358

13.

The articles ordered for the Edinburgh Mint have been embarked, all except the weights and seals, as authorisation to mark the weights has not yet been given: request for such authorisation

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/97, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00359

14.

If pyx trials are to continue to be conducted in Scotland as the Lord Chancellor of Scotland wishes, new gold and silver trial pieces should be made and allotted to the English and Scottish Mints and Treasuries and to the Goldsmith's Company

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/190, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00360

15.

Rough holograph drafts of MINT00360 (Mint 19/3/190)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/138-9, 188-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00361

16.

Partial holograph draft of MINT00360 (Mint 19/3/190)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/62, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00362

17.

Holograph fragment of MINT00360 (Mint 19/3/190)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/69, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00363

18.

Letter from Newton to the Treasury requesting a warrant for check weights to be sent to Edinburgh

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/64, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00364

19.

Royal warrant to George Allardes [Allardyce, Allardice, master of the Edinburgh Mint] to coin crowns, half-crowns, shillings and sixpences in the proportion 20: 30: 40: 10, as in England, using London tools, and inscribing the letter E on each coin

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/42-3, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00365

20.

Report on the Edinburgh Mint

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/181, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00366

21.

Further holograph drafts of MINT00366 (Mint 19/3/181)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/144, 151, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00367

22.

Holograph draft of Treasury warrant to John Stanley [London warden] to have two sets of check weights made, one for London and one for Edinburgh. Followed by a series of calculations

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/150, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00368

23.

Holograph memorandum on Edinburgh trial plates and pyx trial

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/66, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00369

24.

On the need to supply the Edinburgh Mint with trial plates, weights, dies and Mint marks

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/68, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00370

25.

Royal warrant appointing David Gregory to supervise the reorganisation of the Edinburgh Mint

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/3/180, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00371

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