Dr Mark Blackburn

It is with deep sadness that we report the death of Dr Mark Blackburn LittD., Keeper of Coins and Medals at the Fitzwilliam Museum and Reader in Numismatics and Monetary History in the Department; he died at home on 1 September 2011.

Dr Blackburn’s recent research is celebrated on p. 4 of the current issue of the ASNC Newsletter.

An obituary of Mark by Dr Rory Naismith can be found here.

Guardian obituary: http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2011/sep/29/mark-blackburn-obituary