Just found a 1983 launch 1 pound coin!

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Found 7th Apr 2011
Yep, just found a pound coin in the garden, cleaned and polished it up and its a 1983 one!

Now just as shiney as the day it was made... 28 years ago!!!!

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Edited by: "DudeyGeeza" 7th Apr 2011

wow - got to be worth £1.00

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DAMNOME

wow - got to be worth £1.00



At most.

what it worth now ? in 1983 probably would have bought me a gallon of petrol oO

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I'm sure I have these on a daily basis?

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jumbo one pound coin!!!

28 years omg

i have 83 84 85, 90 92 95 06

Wow that's older than me

I'll give you 99p for it.

28 yrs oO..............Should do your garden more often !
Edited by: "shopstilldrops" 7th Apr 2011

Lolz at the replies!

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DangerGod

I'm sure I have these on a daily basis?


+1

lol at op all excited over nothing

Hi, I am an African general and have £35,000,000 of 1985 pound coins, if you send me your bank details I will send the monies to you.

Cool thread.

Maybe start an exclusive club?

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never clean or polish coins you find , doing so devalues them and could cause damage, they are worth more with the original patina

goldmax

never clean or polish coins you find , doing so devalues them and could … never clean or polish coins you find , doing so devalues them and could cause damage, they are worth more with the original patina



So he's devalued his pound coin? Bummer!

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thesaint

So he's devalued his pound coin? Bummer!


pound coin or gold guinea..........never polish them

goldmax

pound coin or gold guinea..........never polish them



Since you didn't answer my question, I take that his pound coin is worth £1. Thanks.

kareandy

what it worth now ? in 1983 probably would have bought me a gallon of … what it worth now ? in 1983 probably would have bought me a gallon of petrol oO



nearly...i passed my test in 1980 and it was £1.30 a gallon if i remember correctly.

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