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As Updated Information to 'Isle of Man Paper Money' comes in it will be list here.

 

Scans of any banknotes not listed wanted:     as jpg at 200dpi or 300dpi

 

 UPDATES

Page No
M  No Banknote UPDATE
125 M247  £1 34,593  serial logged on half note
       
128 M248 £1    pic below 50,501 logged, £227 VG+ in auction
    Yes with Overprint approx 30 half notes found 51,000 to 57,000
      Overprint 73.5 x 1.5mm
       
129 M249 £1 approx 60 half notes found 57,001 to 63,000
      All 1857, Overprint 70 x 2mm
       
139 M258 £1 13 half notes found, 1854 Q308
       
164/5 M278 Specimen Only 5 noughts not 6
       
168 M281 £1 U/3 24 Sep 1951 not 1950
       
194 M309 £1 From 1939 (not 1941) first Chief Clark only, 18 Jan 1939
       
203 M316 £1 Some of date should be under M315
      M315 / M316 break not known
       
212 M320 £1 12 Nov 1925   23126 logged
       
217 M322 £1 Yes Seen  Manager / ASSt MGr as M319 320 321
       
246 M344 £1 Date  -4 Apr 1942    add -
       
246 M344 £1 20 Mar 1950  to  27500
       
247 M345 £1 13 Nov 1950  to  27501
       
261 M413 10s Caption: voucher not banknote
       
280 M434 6d to 7451
       
289 M445/9 3d to 5s New Date for Onchan April 1943
       
310 M502 £5 Specimen to 112170  170 printed
       
361 M528 £50 250000 printed, 126000 allocated for circulation
       
367 M531r £1 Add  Z 000500 & 004038        nine logged
       
375 M535 £5 Last Prefix  M  1st May 2015 to 100000?
       
376 M535r Replacement £5  Z  to  026972
       
386 M539 £20 Error  Print missing from reverse    on prefixes D, E & F
       
396 M543r Replacement £20  Z  to  025955
       
397 M544 Replacement £20  Z  to  027025
       
398 M545r Replacement £1  Z   031015
       
400 M546 £5 Couch  £5  M  prefix starts 100001?
      Limited    Short Imprint
       
400 M546r £5 Z 038037  to  048798
       
403 1st pair 2nd line Split Prefixes M530  =  M531
       
406 2nd 3rd 4th pairs Split Prefixes M533/M538  M538/M539  M539/M543
      change underlined numbers
       
- ? New C F O Mrs Sheila Lowe    July 2015
       

 

Camp Code Letters Update

 

Peveril Internment Camp    M used for British detainees

                                                     X used for Alien detainees

Rushen Internment Camp   W used for the women

                                                     Y used for the married couples

Hutchinson Internment Camp    P used for the Germans

                                                            PH used for the Hungarians

                                                            PR used for the Roumanians

                                                            PJ used for the Japanese

Falcon Camp   ZM used for the Falcon Cliff Hospitall

                            ZR used for the Ballaquane Hospital

 

Page 288 suggests prisoner of War Camps may have been located on the isle of Man, using War Department banknotes. Two locations have been identified:

Camp 171   Mereside Empire Terrace, Douglas. The administrative Head Quarters.

Camp  702  Jurby

 

171 and 702 are the camp numbers allocated to the camps by the War Department and would appear on any banknotes issued.

 

£5 M 524 P35a/b/Aa B C - D - D
£10 M 525 P36a/b/c n - A - B

The above is an update to the Conversion List

  

 TYPOS

Page No
Position
Typo  
       
2 top page Date 2015   printed in Jan not Nov  
       
29 para 5 Garry Charman  2 r's  (Gary Oddie correct)  
       
129 Overprint add . (dot) after BANK.  
       
295 M449 Add . after 5    ie 5.0d.  
       
390 M. Williams Add  copyright line  Isle of Man Treasury  
       
399 M. Couch Add  copyright line  Isle of Man Treasury  

 

 

    

      M248  Yes with Overprint  8 Nov 1856  serial 50,501

 

 

     

       M449 5s used in Onchan Sep 1943

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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