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|Metal and Denomination||Standard Weight (grams)||Least Current Weight (grams)||Standard Fineness||Remedy Allowance|
|Weight (grams)||Millesimal Fineness|
|Five pound||39.94028||39.68935||Eleven-twelfths fine gold, one-twelfth alloy; or millesimal fineness 916.66.||0.06479||2|
|Four new pence||1.88506||—||Thirty-seven-fortieths fine silver, three-fortieths alloy; or millesimal fineness 925.||0.0170||5|
|Three new pence||1.41379||—||0.0138|
|Two new pence||0.94253||—||0.0093|
|Metal and denomination||Standard weight (grams)||Standard Diameter (centimetres)||Standard composition||Remedy Allowance|
|Weight (grams)||Diameter (millimetres)||Composition (per cent.)|
|Ten new pence||11.31036||2.8500||Three-quarters copper, one-quarter nickel.||.0646||0.125||2|
|Five new pence||5.65518||2.595||.0375||0.125||2|
|Two new pence||7.12800||2.5910||Mixed metal: copper, tin and zinc.||.1500||0.125||—|
Section 1 of the Carriers Act 1830.
The Bankers (Ireland) Act 1845.
The Bank Notes (Scotland) Act 1845.
ection 42 of the Customs Consolidation Act 1876.
Section 3(2) of the Currency and Bank Notes Act 1928.
Section 3 of the Bankers (Northern Ireland) Act 1928.
The Coinage Offences Act 1936.
|Chapter||Short Title||Extent of Repeal|
|33 & 34 Vict. c. 10.||The Coinage Act 1870.||The whole Act.|
|54 & 55 Vict. c. 72.||The Coinage Act 1891.||The whole Act.|
|10 & 11 Geo. 5. c. 3.||The Coinage Act 1920.||The whole Act.|
|15 & 16 Geo. 5. c. 29.||The Gold Standard Act 1925.||In section 1, subsection (1) and, in subsection (2), the words " So long as the preceding subsection remains in force ".|
|21&22Geo. 5. c. 46.||The Gold Standard (Amendment) Act 1931.||In section 1(1) the words " notwithstanding that subsection (1) of the said section remains in force ".|
|9 & 10 Geo. 6. c. 74.||The Coinage Act 1946.||The whole Act.|
|1967 c. 47.||The Decimal Currency Act 1967.||Section 2. Section 3. Schedule 1. Schedule 2.|
|1969 c. 19.||The Decimal Currency Act 1969.||Section 1. Section 14. Section 15. Section 16(2). Schedule 3.|
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