Manx Pound Currency | Isle of Man United Kingdom
Manx pound Currency:
The official currency of Isle of Man is Manx pound. It is denoted by symbol is £. The Manx pound is divided into 100 pence. Isle of Man Government issued notes and coins, denominated in pounds and pence.
½, 1, 2, 5, 10 and 50 new pence coins were introduced in 1971. In 1978, the 1 pound coin was introduced. Later in 1982, the 20 pence coin was introduced. Currently circulating coins are 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1, £2 and £5.
The Isle of Man Banking Company was founded in 1865 and began issuing £1 notes. In 1894, £5 notes were introduced. In 1926, the bank changed its name to the Isle of Man Bank. The Isle of Man Government started to issue its own notes on 3 July 1961 onwards, in denominations of 10 shillings, £1 and £5. 10 shillings note was replaced by a 50 pence note in 1969. In 1979, £20 notes were introduced, followed by £50 note was in 1983. The 50 pence banknote was withdrawn in 1989. The Isle of Man continues to issue a £1 note in addition to the £1 coin.
Manx Pound (Isle of Man (UK))
1/100 = penny
£1, £5, £10, £20, £50
1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1, £2, £5
Isle of Man Treasury