• Short Summary

    First decimal coins are produced at Royal Mint.

  • Description

    No title. First issue of decimal coins to be released on 23/04/1968 at Royal Mint.

    C/U new decimal coins being poured into counter. C/U the coins. L/S men working at machines stamping out new coins. C/U machines stamping coins. C/U coins coming from machine into bowl. C/U machine pressing pattern. C/U coins into bowl. M/S man examining coin. C/U ditto. C/U as coins fall from conveyor belt into bowl. M/S computer filling hundred pound bags with new coins. C/U man ties bag. C/U shilling piece next to five new pence piece. C/U florin next to ten new pence piece.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2059.25
    Media URN:
    56716
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:15:00 / 01:34:00:00
    Canister:
    68/33

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