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Pound sterling (pre-decimal) (German occupation of 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, 0-1907), Queensland (157 stamps, 1860-1909), South Australia (147 stamps, 1855-1912), Tasmania (114 stamps, 0-1912), 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 (853 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), 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, 0-1949), 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 (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 German occupation of Jersey in this currency:
Denom Usages Selected stamps
1/2d 2   1941 brtgrn d=Jersey arms, 6/1/1943 dkgrn issue=Jersey views d=Jersey farm
1p 2   1941 ver d=Jersey arms, 6/1/1943 scar issue=Jersey views d=Portelet Bay
1 1/2p 1   6/1/1943 brn issue=Jersey views d=Corbiere Lighthouse (1943)
2p 1   6/1/1943 org issue=Jersey views d=Elizabeth Castle
2 1/2d 1   6/1/1943 bl issue=Jersey views d=Mont Orguel Castle
3d 1   6/1/1943 redvio issue=Jersey views d=gathering seaweed

Used by 8 stamps of German occupation of Jersey: See all uses as list
1941 1/2d brtgrn d=Jersey arms perf=11
1941 1p ver d=Jersey arms perf=11
6/1/1943 1/2d dkgrn issue=Jersey views d=Jersey farm perf=13.5
6/1/1943 1p scar issue=Jersey views d=Portelet Bay perf=13.5
6/1/1943 1 1/2p brn issue=Jersey views d=Corbiere Lighthouse (1943) perf=13.5
6/1/1943 2p org issue=Jersey views d=Elizabeth Castle perf=13.5
6/1/1943 2 1/2d bl issue=Jersey views d=Mont Orguel Castle perf=13.5
6/1/1943 3d redvio issue=Jersey views d=gathering seaweed perf=13.5

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