Half Farthing


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Half Farthing

A coin produced in the United Kingdom between 1828 and 1856. It was equal in value to 1/8 of one penny, or 1/1920 of one British pound. Half farthings were demonetized in 1869.
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of Kinloch Road, Normanby, said he found the medal on the common in a box of marble chips with a half farthing.
STOCKTON resident Allan Oakley has donated his collection of 47 farthings and one half farthing in support of the Hartlepool hospice's Nurse and a Half campaign.