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Pound sterling (pre-decimal) (Jersey usage only)


Name: Pound sterling (pre-decimal)
Defn: 240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb
Symbol: £
Code:
Desc: The British pound
First year: 1840
Units of money:
penny (pl: pence) d, p 1
shilling sh, s 12
pound lb 240

Users of this currency: Antigua (103 stamps, 1862-1949), New South Wales (197 stamps, 3000-1907), Queensland (157 stamps, 1860-1909), South Australia (209 stamps, 1855-1912), Tasmania (114 stamps, 3000-1912), Victoria (238 stamps, 1850-1912), Western Australia (97 stamps, 1854-1912), Barbuda (11 stamps, 1922), British Antarctic Territory (24 stamps, 1963-1969), British Honduras (17 stamps, 1866-1887), British Columbia & Vancouver Island (2 stamps, 1860), British Columbia (2 stamps, 1865), Cayman Islands (230 stamps, 1900-1969), Ceylon (64 stamps, 1857-1868), Cyprus (9 stamps, 1880-1881), Dominica (115 stamps, 1874-1948), Gilbert & Ellice Islands (111 stamps, 1911-1966), Great Britain (877 stamps, 1840-1971), Northern Ireland (12 stamps, 1958-1969), Scotland (13 stamps, 1958-1970), Wales (12 stamps, 1958-1969), British forces in Africa (20 stamps, 1942-1947), British forces in Somalia (9 stamps, 1943-1946), British offices in Morocco, British currency (80 stamps, 1907-1956), British offices in Tangier (111 stamps, 1927-1957), British offices in the Turkish Empire (23 stamps, 1905-1921), Guernsey (47 stamps, 1958-1970), German occupation of Guernsey (5 stamps, 1941-1942), Jersey (39 stamps, 1958-1970), German occupation of Jersey (8 stamps, 1941-1943), Isle of Man (7 stamps, 1958-1969), Grenada (142 stamps, 1861-1948), Ionian Islands (3 stamps, 1859), Lagos (60 stamps, 1874-1905), Leeward Islands (115 stamps, 1890-1949), British consulate in Madagascar (59 stamps, 1884-1886), Mauritius (45 stamps, 1847-1876), Montserrat (125 stamps, 1876-1949), Natal (127 stamps, 1857-1908), Nauru (58 stamps, 1916-1965), Nevis (33 stamps, 1861-1890), New Britain (53 stamps, 1914-1915), New Hebrides (Br) (51 stamps, 1908-1925), Niger Coast Protectorate (62 stamps, 1892-1898), Northern Nigeria (51 stamps, 1900-1912), St. Christopher (23 stamps, 1870-1890), St. KittsNevis (98 stamps, 1903-1950), St. Lucia (134 stamps, 1860-1948), St. Vincent (157 stamps, 1861-1948), Sierra Leone (305 stamps, 1859-1964), Southern Nigeria (57 stamps, 1901-1912), South Georgia (16 stamps, 1963-1969), Tobago (31 stamps, 1879-1896), Trinidad (116 stamps, 1851-1910), Trinidad & Tobago (54 stamps, 1913-1928), Tristan da Cunha (131 stamps, 1952-1970), Turks Islands (46 stamps, 1867-1895), Turks & Caicos Islands (180 stamps, 1900-1968), Virgin Islands (94 stamps, 1866-1949), Zululand (26 stamps, 1888-1896) Show with all usages

Denominations used by Jersey in this currency:
Denom Usages Selected stamps
1/2d 1   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Elizabeth Castle
1p 2   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=La Hougue Bie-Views on Jersey
2p 2   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Portelet Bay-Views on Jersey
2 1/2d 1   1964 issue=1958
3d 3   1958 issue=1958 ... 10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=La Corbiere Lighthouse-Views on Jersey
4d 7   1966 ultra issue=1958 ... 7/28/1970 issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=tribute to Enid Blyton
5d 5   1968 issue=1968 ... 7/28/1970 issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=Cinderella (1970)
6p 1   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Jersey Cow Bos primigenius taurus-Views on Jersey
9p 1   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Chart of the English Channel-Views on Jersey
1s 1   10/1/1969 yelgrn issue=1969 due
= 1sh 1   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Mont Orgeil Castle by Day-Views on Jersey
1sh6p 4   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick ... 7/28/1970 issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=Goumets Delight
1sh9p 4   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick ... 7/28/1970 issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=Were the Greatest
2sh6p 2   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Jersey Airport
5sh 2   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Legislative Chamber-Views on Jersey
10sh 1   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=The Royal Court-Views on Jersey
1lb 1   10/1/1969 issue=Bailiwick d=Queen Elizabeth II after Cecil Beaton (1969)

Used by 39 stamps of Jersey: (See all uses as list)
1958 3d issue=1958 wmk=St Edwards crown mult perf=14.75x14.25
1964 2 1/2d issue=1958
1966 4d ultra issue=1958
1968 4d olbrn issue=1968
1968 5d issue=1968
1969 4d red issue=1968 perf=15x14
10/1/1969 1/2d issue=Bailiwick d=Elizabeth Castle
10/1/1969 1p issue=Bailiwick d=La Hougue Bie-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 2p issue=Bailiwick d=Portelet Bay-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 3d issue=Bailiwick d=La Corbiere Lighthouse-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 4d issue=Bailiwick d=Mont Orgueil Castle at Night-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 5d issue=Bailiwick d=Arms Royal Mace-Views on Jersey perf=14.5
10/1/1969 6p issue=Bailiwick d=Jersey Cow Bos primigenius taurus-Views on Jersey perf=14.5
10/1/1969 9p issue=Bailiwick d=Chart of the English Channel-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 1sh issue=Bailiwick d=Mont Orgeil Castle by Day-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 1sh6p issue=Bailiwick
10/1/1969 1sh9p issue=Bailiwick
10/1/1969 2sh6p issue=Bailiwick d=Jersey Airport
10/1/1969 5sh issue=Bailiwick d=Legislative Chamber-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 10sh issue=Bailiwick d=The Royal Court-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 1lb issue=Bailiwick d=Queen Elizabeth II after Cecil Beaton (1969)
10/1/1969 4d issue=postal service inauguration perf=14.5
10/1/1969 5d issue=postal service inauguration
10/1/1969 1sh6p issue=postal service inauguration
10/1/1969 1sh9p issue=postal service inauguration
10/1/1969 1sh issue=Bailiwick d=Mont Orgeil Castle by Day-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 1sh6p issue=Bailiwick
10/1/1969 1sh9p issue=Bailiwick
10/1/1969 2sh6p issue=Bailiwick d=Jersey Airport
10/1/1969 5sh issue=Bailiwick d=Legislative Chamber-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 10sh issue=Bailiwick d=The Royal Court-Views on Jersey
10/1/1969 1lb issue=Bailiwick d=Queen Elizabeth II after Cecil Beaton (1969)
10/1/1969 4d issue=postal service inauguration perf=14.5
10/1/1969 5d issue=postal service inauguration
10/1/1969 1sh6p issue=postal service inauguration
10/1/1969 1sh9p issue=postal service inauguration
postage due 10/1/1969 1p viobl issue=1969 due perf=14x13.75
postage due 10/1/1969 2p viobrn issue=1969 due perf=14x13.75
postage due 10/1/1969 3d dkredvio issue=1969 due perf=14x13.75
postage due 10/1/1969 1s yelgrn issue=1969 due perf=14x13.75
postage due 10/1/1969 2sh6p issue=1969 due perf=14x13.75
postage due 10/1/1969 5sh brnred issue=1969 due perf=14x13.75
5/9/1970 4d issue=liberation 25th d=Lord Coutanche
5/9/1970 5d issue=liberation 25th d=Sir Winston Churchill Van Praag
5/9/1970 1sh6p issue=liberation 25th d=Liberation Edward Blambied
5/9/1970 1sh9p issue=liberation 25th d=SS Vega
7/28/1970 4d issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=tribute to Enid Blyton
7/28/1970 5d issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=Cinderella (1970)
7/28/1970 1sh6p issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=Goumets Delight
7/28/1970 1sh9p issue=Battle of Flowers parade d=Were the Greatest

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