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Quote from: andyg on February 18, 2014, 08:37:17 PMThe Ironbridge and the Llechwedd tokens are both still in use - or at least they were last summer.There is a set exchange rate - 1 penny = 40p?
Quote from: davidrj on February 18, 2014, 09:58:16 PMAre they still using the same dates?Anyone know what the "H" signifies ?designer ?mintAre there any other museums using this model? David
Quote from: davidrj on February 18, 2014, 09:58:16 PMAre there any other museums using this model? David
Quote from: Figleaf on May 24, 2014, 04:29:16 PMAt the time I was there, they did not have their own tokens, but they did sell a pre-decimal set mounted in slate.Peter
Quote from: malj1 on February 18, 2014, 10:37:00 PMThe first building visitors see in the museum is the bank (modelled on the still-standing Lloyds Bank branch in Broseley), at which they can change modern coinage into token coinage that represents the predecimal farthings, halfpennies, pennies, threepenny bits and sixpences, at an exchange rate of 40 new pence to 1 old penny....