Excerpt from The Numismatic Chronicle, And, Journal of the Numismatic Society, Vol. 20: April, 1857-January, 1858
Capt. R. Murchison, of Bath, 'was balloted for, and elected a member of the Society.
Admiral Smyth exhibited, by the hands of Dr. Lee, a silver medal, by... Kirk, of Hugh, First Duke of Northumberland, struck on the occasion of Alnwick Castle being restored in 1766. On the obverse is the portrait of the Duke, and a view of the castle on the reverse.
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