# How Many Shillings are in a Pound?

Before 1971 England still used shillings. One pound equaled 20 shillings. Today their money is divisible by ten. The English use the following coins: 1 penny, 2 pence, 5 pence, 10 pence, 20 pence, 50 pence, 1 pound and 2 pounds. It's funny how many changes over the years.
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144.654 Kenyan Shillings (KES) is equal to 1 UK Pound
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 Shillings are part of Old English money. There are twenty shillings in a pound, which is also the equivalent to 240 pennies. The symbol for shilling is "s". For more information http://answers.ask.com/Business/Finance/how_many_s...
 The shilling is an old British that is no longer used. There used to be 20 shillings per British Pound. After the British currency went through decimalisation in 1971, they dropped http://www.ask.com/question/how-many-shillings-in-...
 1. Begin with the amount of shillings you want to convert to pounds. For example: 80 shillings. 2. Divide the number of shillings by 20. There are 20 shillings in 1 pound. Example http://www.ehow.com/how_5061249_convert-shillings-...
 Both Shillings and Pounds belonged to a now redundant currency used by most Commonwealth countries prior to the adoption of their own "decimal" currencies. There were 12 http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_20_shillings_tur...
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