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Crown (British coin)

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The British crown, the successor to the English crown and the Scottish dollar, came into being with the Union of the kingdoms of England and Scotland in 1707 . As with the English coin, its value was...

Understanding old British money - pounds, shillings and pence

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We would be very happy for schools and visitors to send us information we can ... 1 guinea = £1-1s-0d ( £1/1/- ) = one pound and one shilling = 21 shillings ... bob, half-a-dollar, dollar, quid to mean the value or amount of the money needed, ...

Money and Denominations

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Our Sixpences are, many of them, worn to Groats, and fome Shillings are. Steven Leake, 1745 ... Convert my present day American dollars to 1750 English pounds ! ... Relative Worth of Eighteenth Century British Denominations ... 1 shilling (s).

Pounds, shillings, quid, pence...??? - Straight Dope Message Board

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As near as I can figure out, the unit of British currency is the pound (sterling). ... it doesn't matter. but a pound is a british dollar, not in value but how they use it. A quid is slang for a pound. there are pence which are like the US coins, but they have, ... Half Crown = 2 1/2 shillings (2 shillings sixpence) $ 50.00

How much would a shilling or a pound cost in today's US money?

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Oct 27, 2009 ... How much would a shilling or a pound cost in todays US money - trivia ... A UK ' dollar' was 5 shillings 5/- (a crown if it was one coin), and half a ... The value of a shilling is worth whatever market price someone who deals with ...

US dollar to British pounds exchange rates - Travelex

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As of July 22, 2015 one US dollar will get you around 0.639 British pounds, ... 2015, one British pound is currently worth around 1.562 US dollars, well below the $1.65 ... We have stores all over the US, including in many major airports. ... In 1487 the shilling was born, with the pound coin following along just two years later.

How much was the English pound worth in American dollars in 1850 ...

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Vince asks: How much was the English pound worth in American dollars in 1850 ? ... Each crown contains .8409 troy ounce of pure silver x 4=3.3636 troy ounces  ...

How much is one shilling in American money? | Reference.com

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As of June 2014, five British pence is worth around 8.5 U.S. cents. Continue ... How many pence make a shilling? ... Learn more about Currency & Conversions.

Currency Values In Elizabethan England - Shrewsbury Renaissance ...

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Elizabethan denominations, US$ equivalents (rough). Basic equivalents. 1 pound (£) = 20 shillings (s), $400.00. 1 shilling = 12 pence (pennies), $ 20.00.

Czech Crown Exchange Rates - My Czech Republic

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Check today's exchange rates between the Czech crown and major world currencies. Rates provided ... British pound, 1, GBP, 30.828 CZK, 1 CZK = 0.0324 GBP. Bulgarian ... 1.4809 THB. US dollar, 1, USD, 23.330 CZK, 1 CZK = 0.0429 USD ...

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Currency Exchange Rates - Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math

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... much half a crown, a crown, and a shilling are worth in American money? ... to the British pound (the main unit of currency in Great Britain)?

Understanding old British money - pounds, shillings ... - Project Britain

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We would be very happy for schools and visitors to send us information we ... 2 shillings and 6 pence = 1 half crown (2s 6d) .... half-a-dollar, dollar, quid to mean the value or amount of the money needed, e.g. can you lend me ten bob please?

Conversion Rate 1912 Brit Pounds Sterling to US Dollars ...

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Feb 9, 2003 ... Many publications list costs (in U.S. $) back then, and then the ... The figures I have on file for 1912 are UK£1 = US$4.87. ... I thought that, for many years, the pound was worth around 4-5 dollars, which is why the old "crown", ...