Written by Joe Trewick October 4, 2021

A Guide to the Pre-Decimal Halfpenny

The British pre-decimal halfpenny coin was often referred to as the half penny or halfpenny. This was a unit of currency that was equal to half a penny or one-four-hundred-and-eightieth of a pound sterling. If you are more interested in learning about the decimal halfpenny, issued in 1971, please read our article here about it! ... Read more

Written by Joe Trewick October 7, 2021

How Much is a Threepence Worth Today?

Expired coins pre-dating the 1971 decimalisation system have become a popular niche for coin collectors throughout the UK and beyond. While an extensive range of coins is covered by this grouping, those with particularly fascinating histories are the most sought after. The old threepence also referred to as a threepenny bit, is one that frequently ... Read more