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List of British banknotes and coins


List of British banknotes and coins, with commonly used terms. Contents. [hide]. 1 Coins. 1.1 Pre-decimal; 1.2 Decimal. 2 Banknotes; 3 External links ...

Former British coin - Crossword clues & answers - Global Clue


Let's find possible answers to "Former British coin" crossword clue. First of all, we will look for a few extra hints for this entry: Former British coin. Finally, we will ...

What is the name of former British coins - Answers.com


Circulating predecimal British coins would include -Quarter Farthing, Half Farthing, Farthing, Halfpenny, Penny, Threehalfpence, Twopence, Threepence, Groat ...

Understanding old British money - pounds, shillings and pence


I believe the guinea was, still is, just a value and not a coin or note." ... The pre- decimalisation British system of coinage was introduced by King Henry II. It was ...

English/British coin Shilling - The Free Dictionary

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A coin formerly used in the United Kingdom, worth one twentieth of a pound, 5 new ... (Currencies) a former British and Australian silver or cupronickel coin worth ...

The DiCamillo Companion - British Money Home Page


However, previous to 1971 there were many British coins with exotic names and ... Slang term for a shilling, a former coin, removed from circulation in 1971.

A Short History of English Coins

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Celtic roots. The first coins used in Britain were imported from the Belgica, a Celtic tribe from Northern France. These were copies of the gold stater coin of Philip ...

Numismatic - Coins Glossary Terms beginning with F - AllWords.com


A discontinued British coin worth one-quarter of an old penny. ... a guilder (former currency unit if the Netherlands); any of several gold coins once produced in ...

Old coins: strike gold with pre-decimal silver | Money | The Guardian


Sep 9, 2011 ... A reader recently contacted us after helping an elderly friend declutter her home and coming across a 2kg box of pre-decimal English coins, ...

British coin Four Pence - The Free Dictionary

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An English silver coin worth four pence, used from the 14th to the 17th century. n an English silver coin ... a former English silver coin equal to four pennies.

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Coins of the UK


An extensive guide to the history and values of the coins of the UK, with an extensive archive of pictures. ... Coins of England and Great Britain. ('Coins of the UK').

British Money - British currency system, old British money, and slang ...


'£sd' was the popular name for the pre-decimal currencies pounds, shillings, pence of the Britain and other countries. The coins in circulation: 1 penny, 2 pence, ...

Old British coin - Crossword Answers


(ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Italian descent; a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings; a west African bird having dark plumage mottled with ...