[uf-discuss] Currency microformat
andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Wed Jul 19 13:39:15 PDT 2006
In message <8Nq16iPz6RvEFwE5 at pigsonthewing.org.uk>, Andy Mabbett
<andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk> writes
>Consider a defunct currency
a novel cost 31 shillings in 1836, average worker earned 6 to 20
shillings per week) but a monthly installment, 32 pages with 2
illustrations and advertisements, could be sold for a shilling.
Literally, six shillings = GBP 0.30; 20 shillings = GBP 1.00; but both
have to be multiplied by some factor to give current-day equivalencies.
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