A journalist of note reviews articles and books for collectors of coins, tokens & medals.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Bonnie Prince Charlie's Buried (?) Treasure
It might be that too many people knew about the casks of coin sent to Scotland by France and Spain to fund Bonnie Prince Charlie's failed Jacobite rebellion. With the collapse of the rebellion, what became of the money? There were accusations but the full answer remains a mystery. Story here.
W.J. Elvin III, Editor & Publisher