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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Hamburg

Altena, Lubeck, Bremen, Hamburg, etc.

Note: This table shows the exchange rate in English Pound Sterling.

Coin Equivalent £
Shillings
Pence
Tryling (Note 1) - 0
0
1/128
Sexling (Note 1) 2 Trylings 0
0
1/64
Fening 2 Sexlings 0
0
1/32
Lubeck Shilling 12 Fenings 0
0
1 1/4
Marc (Note 1) 16 Shillings 0
1
6
Sletch-Dollar 2 Marcs 0
3
0
Rix-Dollar 3 Marcs 0
4
6
Silver Ducattoon 4 Marcs 0
6
0
Flemish Pound (Note 1) 120 Lubeck Shillings 0
11
3

Notes:

1. Imaginary money use in accounting, signifying a fictitious piece which did not exist, but was used to represent other pieces.

 

Source:

Guthrie, William. A New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar and Present State of the several Kingdoms of the World. Montrose, 1799. P. 1033

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2004