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This section of the website provides interesting facts and information about historical England.
|Old UK Currency|
|In 1971, currency in England was changed to a decimalised system.|
|Click here to learn more about "old money" and the equivalents with new UK Pound Sterling >>|
|Old UK Area Measures|
|The earliest land measures in rural England related to the ability of the land to support a family.|
|Click here to learn more about these obsolete area measures and how they relate to modern day equivalents >>|
|Winnowing. Threshing. Reaping. Binding.|
|Click here to learn about what was involved in harvesting by hand prior to the introduction of mechanised farm equipment >>|