noun, plural stan·na·ries.British.
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It was an active centre of mining, and became a stannary or coinage town.The Cornwall Coast|Arthur L. Salmon
Helston was one of the Stannary Towns, and it was said that vessels could at one time come quite near it.From John O'Groats to Land's End|Robert Naylor and John Naylor
Truro was formerly one of the towns having the privilege of stamping tin, and is the seat of the Stannary Court.Cornwall|Sabine Baring-Gould
The Stannary Courts, we are informed, were utterly corrupt and saturated with the spirit of perjury and injustice.The Story of an Ancient Parish|H. R. Coulthard
It was one of the six stannary towns, and prior to 1832 returned two members to Parliament.Cornish Characters|S. Baring-Gould