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Old UK coins - one penny, half penny (or ha' - pronounced "hey" - penny) and three pence (or "thruppenny bit").

Old UK coins one penny, half penny (or ha' pronounced "hey" penny) & three pence (or "thruppenny bit") also sixpence tanner shilling bob 5 shillings crown and half crown

The complete Change Checker jer guide to the rarest coins in circulation

two pound coin list so you really know which ones are rare! in Coins, Coins, British

Mystery of 1933 penny: Britain's rarest coin valued at £80,000 offered on eBay then suddenly withdrawn

Mystery of 1933 penny: Britain's rarest coin valued at £80,000 offered on eBay then suddenly withdrawn

Article on 1933 Double Eagle, 1933 British Penny, pretty cool year in numismatics

IF you’ve got a stash of old £1 coins then you could be sitting on a small fortune. There are currently 24 different £1 coin designs in circulation and with just five weeks to go until the new 12-s…

Revealed: The rarest and most valuable £1 coins

IF you’ve got a stash of old coins then you could be sitting on a small fortune. There are currently 24 different coin designs in circulation and with just five weeks to go until the new

Pre - decimal British coins: The old Penny, and the Sixpence (aka - the 'Tanner').  This was the old 'Imperial' coinage that we used before decimalisation in 1971. As well as these we had other coins coins with great names, like the Farthing (a quarter penny); Ha’penny (half penny); Thrip’ny (three penny); Bob (shilling: twelve pennies); Florin (two shillings)

Pre - decimal British coins: The As well as these we had other coins coins with great names, like the Farthing (a quarter penny); Florin (two shillings)

old half penny - Google Image Result for http://www.cambridgecoins.co.uk/shop/acatalog/stock10-031.jpg

2 Fruit Salads or 2 Black Jacks. or 2 Flying Saucers for a half penny ('appney) and you'd ponder for ever trying to make up your mind how to spend your sixpence.

Hare pendant Hare in the Moon  Moon Gazing Hare by Campsodella

Hare pendant, Hare in the Moon, Moon Gazing Hare, coin pendant, Rabbit necklace, British one penny coin. Bronze jewellery. Gift for her

Halfpenny and Farthing - Old British Coin Denominations | The Royal Mint Museum

Explore the origins of half penny and farthing coins dating back to the century

The chewing gum machine outside shops that delivered two packets for every fourth penny inserted.

My Dads shop in Ardleigh Green Hornchurch had a few of these, Wrigleys, Beech Nut, Cadburys Chocolate and Terry's Pastilles. He also had a huge cigarette machine which used to be wheeled in front of the door when he closed up in the evening.

The Benjamin Britten 50p coin might not be worth a mint but there are some coins that turn up in your change which could be. We round up five you could find in your change.

Five coins that can turn up in your change and be worth a mint

Kew Garden This ad is for a collectable Kew Garden coin. All have been circulated and are in very fine or better condition The Royal Mint has revealed that the coin is the rarest com.

Conversion rates from pounds, shillings and pence to decimal currency

Conversion rates from pounds, shillings and pence to decimal currency. I was three when it changed.

Half Penny.  You could buy a Fruit Salad or Black Jack with one of these.

I remember these being introduced and being all new and shiny! Loose change to buy half penny chews, such as Fruit Salads & Black Jacks on the way to school.

The Ten Bob Note! If you got one of these in your birthday card you were really lucky.

The Ten Bob Note! If you got one of these in your birthday card you were really…