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Pound sterling (pre-decimal) (British Honduras 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, 1850-1907), Queensland (157 stamps, 1860-1909), South Australia (147 stamps, 1855-1912), Tasmania (114 stamps, 1853-1912), Victoria (216 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 (826 stamps, 1840-1972), Northern Ireland (42 stamps, 1958-1990), 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), Jersey (33 stamps, 1958-1970), German occupation of Jersey (8 stamps, 1941-1943), Isle of Man (11 stamps, 1958-1971), Grenada (141 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 (129 stamps, 1860-1948), St. Vincent (157 stamps, 1861-1948), Sierra Leone (273 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 (152 stamps, 1952-1971), Turks Islands (46 stamps, 1867-1895), Turks & Caicos Islands (180 stamps, 1900-1968), Virgin Islands (94 stamps, 1866-1949), Zululand (26 stamps, 1888-1896)

Denominations used in this currency:
Denom Usages Selected stamps
1p 5   1/1866 bl d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) ... 1882 rose issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
3p 2   1872 brn issue=1872a d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras), 1872 brn issue=1872b d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
4d 2   1879 vio d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras), 1882 vio issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
6p 4   1/1866 rose d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) ... 1885 yel issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
1sh 4   1/1866 grn d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) ... 1/1887 gray issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)

Used by 17 stamps: See all uses as list
British Honduras postage 1/1866 1p bl d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
British Honduras postage 1/1866 6p rose d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
British Honduras postage 1/1866 1sh grn d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
British Honduras postage 1872 1p bl issue=1872a d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=12.5
British Honduras postage 1872 3p brn issue=1872a d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=12.5
British Honduras postage 1872 6p rose issue=1872a d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=12.5
British Honduras postage 1872 1sh grn issue=1872a d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=12.5
British Honduras postage 1872 1p bl issue=1872b d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
British Honduras postage 1872 3p brn issue=1872b d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
British Honduras postage 1872 6p rose issue=1872b d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
British Honduras postage 1872 1sh grn issue=1872b d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
British Honduras postage 1879 4d vio d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras)
British Honduras postage 1882 1p bl issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CA
British Honduras postage 1882 1p rose issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CA
British Honduras postage 1882 4d vio issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CA
British Honduras postage 1885 6p yel issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CA
British Honduras postage 1/1887 1sh gray issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1866 British Honduras) wmk=crown & CA

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