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Why Did the UK Change the Pound?

Posted by Derek Sawchenko on

Why Did the UK Change the Pound?
The Royal Mint of the United Kingdom minted the last round of £1 coin, the last round pound coin in 2015. The £1 coin was first minted in 1983. It was used to replace the pound (£1) banknote. The pound coin is known for the yellow color, thickness, and roundness. 

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