When Did Decimalisation Happen?

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Decimalisation took place on 15th February, 1971. It was the time when copper coins were substituted with the decimal denominations. The sixpence continued to be in use, with a value of 2.5 fresh pence. The 50 new pence coin replaced ten shilling note.
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Decimalisation was introduced to the UK on 15 Feb 1971. Existing copper coins were replaced with new decimal denominations.
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The fifty pence was issued October 14, 1969 in the run-up to decimalisation to replace 10 shilling note. It came along in preparation for decimalisation.
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Decimalisation (or decimalization) of currency was introduced in the United States in. 1792. Russia the first country to decimalise did it in 1710. France: 1795. Canada: 1854-1871
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