Pounds, shillings & pence

Pounds, shillings and pence

Pounds, shillings and pence

Learn more about Britain's pre-decimal pounds, shillings and pence currency.

Shilling, 1947

Old money - FAQ

How many shillings in a pound and everything you have wanted to ask about pounds, shillings and pence.

Old money - FAQ
50 new pence, 1969

Decimalisation

In 1971 £sd were replaced by today's decimal system.

Decimalisation
 
 

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