Coins from Canadian provinces

During the period 1794 to 1867, Great Britain's foreign policy was to maintain rigid control of the British North American colonies. Colonies were to produce the raw materials needed by the homeland and to pay for imported goods in what the mother country considered legal tender. As the local colonial economies grew the need for circulating coinage became quite acute because they were constantly short of legal tender coins. Consequently the colonists resorted to their own ingenuity and produced many local tokens from many sources, including counterfeits.
Wikidata: Q2879

See also: Canada, Newfoundland

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New Brunswick - Dollar (1860-1867)

100 Cents = 1 Dollar

5 Cents - Victoria
1862-1864

Silver (.925) • 1.162 g • ⌀ 15.49 mm
KM# 7
10 Cents - Victoria
1862-1864

Silver (.925) • 2.324 g • ⌀ 17 mm
KM# 8
20 Cents - Victoria
1862-1864

Silver (.925) • 4.648 g • ⌀ 22.99 mm
KM# 9

New Brunswick - Pound (1852-1860)

12 Pence = 1 Shilling • 20 Shillings = 1 Pound

½ Penny Token (For Public Accommodation)
(1830-)

Token
Copper • 5.3 g • ⌀ 28.0 mm
CCT# NB-4, Breton# 913
½ Penny Token
(1830-)

Token
Copper • 6.2 g • ⌀ 28.1 mm
CCT# NB-5
Available for swap ½ Penny Token - Victoria
1843

Token
Copper • 8.8 g • ⌀ 28.2 mm
CCT# NB-1, Breton# 910
½ Penny Currency (F. McDermott)
(1845-1855)

Token
Copper • 5.5 g • ⌀ 23.9 mm
CCT# NB-3, Breton# 914
Available for swap ½ Penny Currency - Victoria
1854

Token
Copper • 7.9 g • ⌀ 28.3 mm
CCT# NB-1B, Breton# 912
Available for swap 1 Penny - Victoria
1843

Token
Copper • 17.6 g • ⌀ 34.1 mm
CCT# NB-2A, Breton# 909
Available for swap 1 Penny - Victoria
1854

Token
Copper • 15.4 g • ⌀ 34.2 mm
CCT# NB-2B, Breton# 911

Newfoundland - Pound

½ Penny - Rutherford ("St John's")
(1841-)

Token
Copper • 9.7 g • ⌀ 28.8 mm
CCT# NF-1A, Breton# 952
½ Penny - Rutherford ("St John's")
1841

Token
Copper • 9.7 g • ⌀ 29.2 mm
CCT# NF-1B, Breton# 952
½ Penny - Rutherford (Harbour Grace)
1846

Token
Copper • 8.1 g • ⌀ 29.4 mm
CCT# NF-1C, Breton# 953
½ Penny - (Sailing Ship design)
1858

Token
Copper • 5.5 g • ⌀ 25.5 mm
CCT# NF-3A, Breton# 954
½ Penny - Responsible Government and Free Trade
1860

Token
Copper • 5.3 g • ⌀ 26.1 mm
CCT# NF-4A, Breton# 955
1 Farthing - Peter McAuslane
(1844-)

Token
Brass • 2.1 g • ⌀ 19.9 mm
CCT# NF-2, Breton# 956

Nova Scotia - Dollar (1860-1871)

100 Cents = 1 Dollar

Available for swap ½ Cent - Victoria
1861-1864

Bronze • 2.84 g • ⌀ 20.65 mm
KM# 7
Available for swap 1 Cent - Victoria
1861-1864

Bronze • 5.67 g • ⌀ 25.53 mm
KM# 8
1 Cent - Victoria
1861

Pattern
Bronze
KM# Pn9

Nova Scotia - Pound (1812-1860)

12 Pence = 1 Shilling • 20 Shilling = 1 Pound

1 Farthing (Trade and Navigation)
1813

Token
Copper • 3.6 g • ⌀ 22.4 mm
CCT# NS-18, Breton# 964

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