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From: Gail Brown <>
Subject: Currency Value
Date: Sat, 14 Feb 1998 08:44:35 -0600


The Inflation Calculator site will show the value of 1951 dollars up to
1996. Go to


> Subject: Currency Value
> Date: Fri, 13 Feb 1998 17:10:22 -0500
> From: tomhewitt <>
> To: Scotch Irish Roots <>
> Does anyone know of a web site that I can find out how much 47 pounds in
> was worth in US dollars in 1951. I need this information to include in
> my family history.
> Thanks for your help.
> Hi:
Don't know any site however, I was stationed in England in 1951 and as
far as I can recall, the Pound was worth $2.80 cents at that particular.
That was a long, long time ago, so please do not quote me for "gospel".
My memory is not as good as it used to be especially being so long
Bill Lipham

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