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Coinȝie-hous(e, later form of Cunȝe-hous. — 1602 Crim. Trials II. ii. 399.
James Lethingtoune, juster in the Coinȝie-hous
1620 Lett. & St. P. Jas. VI 329.
The maister of the Coinȝiehous
1660 Greyfriars Interments 134.
The smith in the coinȝihouse, his child
1695 Annandale Corr. 102.
On Clerk who made the stamps in the coinȝie house

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