Convert amounts in shillings to pounds

One shilling was 12 old pence or 12d. In the UK's decimal system it is worth 5p.

How do you convert shillings to pounds?

Multiply the amount in shillings by 0.05 to get an amount in pounds.

Eg 30 shillings = 0.05 x 30 = £1.50

Or use the calculator below:

Input a value in shillings to get a value in pounds.

Shillings (s)   s

  

Pounds and pence (decimal)

Or use the table below:

See also

Convert online:

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By Steven Braggs, March 2021

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