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Missing coins

Posted on Tue, 8 June 2010 by Phil Mussell - General News, Coin News

According to an American on-line newspaper, the Daily Reckoning, we in Britain have lost a fair few coins since the 1960s. I accept that we now mourn the loss of the farthing, the ha'penny and the threpenny bit but I am amazed that we have also said goodbye to the penny and the two pence - that will come as a shock to many of us....

Have a look here and you'll see what I mean