On 8th of August 1786 the US Congress unanimously chose the dollar as the unit of currency for the United States.
It’s over 50 years now since the UK changed to the decimalisation of its coinage – 15th February 1971.
In the Early Bronze Age of Europe, ancient people used bronze objects as an early form of money, even going so far as to standardize the shape and weight of their currency.
“I am very much looking forward to listening to Lesley Riddoch’s talk tonight, Tuesday 1st September 2020”
“My story begins in November 1769 when a Bank was started under the name Douglas,Heron & Co. “
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My story begins in November 1769 when a Bank was started under the name Douglas,Heron & Co.
To each Member of the Scottish Parliament: Fact or Opinion? 29th June 2017.