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## Crown (British coin) - Wikipedia

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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...

## 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? ... British pound (the main unit of currency in Great Britain)? Crowns ...

## 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). ... puropeses it doesn't matter. but a pound is a british dollar, not in value but how they use it. ... the exchange rate was something like 1.6 US dollars to 1 quid. hope this ... Half Crown = 2 1/2 shillings (2 shillings sixpence) \$ 50.00

## 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  ...

## Currency Calculator (British Pound, US Dollar) - X-Rates

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This Free Currency Exchange Rates Calculator helps you convert British Pound to US Dollar from any amount.

## Money and Denominations

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Convert my present day American dollars to 1750 English pounds! ... 1 shilling (s) ... Differing International Gold Standards Contributes to Efflux of British Silver ... late seventeenth century, England was forced to assign a value to the gold coin. ... However, the opportunity remained irresistible, and many “money jobbers” and  ...

## 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.

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

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 ...

## 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 ... 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?