10p: G - Greenwich Meantime
Years of issue:
39 - Less Common
The Royal Mint sparked great excitement with the surprising announcement of the release of 26 BRAND NEW 10p coins into circulation in 2018. Their theme is the A-Z of Britain and these are the first ever commemorative UK 10p coins. This 10p features a globe design with the letter ‘G’ and represents Greenwich Mean Time. Greenwich Mean Time is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London which has been the national centre of time since 1675. GMT was officially adopted by Parliament on the 2 August 1880.
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