Newspaper Articles from the Times of London

The New Coins
November 22, 1841

Actually, the amount was £1008 face value.

Also, a 1/52 of a shilling coin was issued.

For more information see the Thirteen Pence to the Shilling page.

The Post Office And Jersey Money
October 28, 1844

Following the Act of February 25, 1876, Jersey coinage would be denominated as a 12th, 24th, and 48th of a shilling following the English standard. See the Twelve Pence to a Shilling page.

Prices of Provisions in Wales and Jersey
November 13, 1844

Besides the low prices, note the reference to thirteen pence to the shilling.

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