The 1800s span a long time time. Around 1800 Britain was at war with France, and there was inflation. Moreover, between 1815 (the end of the Napoleonic Wars) and 1899 prices rose by about 30-40%. Please bear in mind that some prices, especially those of essential foodstuffs and medium quality clothes fell, but the cost of coal rose by 50%+ over the same period. It's impossible to give an exact equivalent, as their were so many inventions in that period. For example, in 1820 people travelled by horse-drawn coaches; from the 1840s onwards rail travel became increasingly common. In 1820 the cost of postage was staggeringly high, but by 1899 a number of people were spending money on luxuries like the telephone - initially quite expensive ... A handful of peope at the very end of the period were enjoying themselves driving in motor cars - extremely expensive before the invention of the assembly line ...
1820: one pound corresponds roughly to 85 pounds now.
1895: one pound corresponds to about 55-60 pounds now.
A pound is always worth exactly 1 pound in England.
How much worth is a pound of uranium
1 pound= $1.50 usa dollars
£1 - or did you mean what could you buy with £1 in 1500?
Before England decimalised the Pound, one shilling was worth one twentieth of a pound or 12 pence. Nowadays shillings aren't used, but it would be worth 5 pence of today's decimalised pound.
a pound was worth 100 dollors
400.00000 British Pound = 625.14000 US Dollar
1.00 pound is worth 1.60 dollars
How much is 200 pound sterling worth in 1920
As of August 2014, 1 pound sterling in 1912 England is equal to about 65.94 GBP today. Today, 1 GBP is worth $1.67.
how much was one pound worth in 1938
£3.82 Bit of a trick question this, like how much does a pound of feathers weigh. A pound was worth a pound, and was a great deal of money then.
As of 31 July 2014, 1.00 British Pounds is worth about 1.69 US Dollars.
It's still worth one pound.
30000.0 GBP = 47265.0101856 USD 30000.0 British Pound = 47265.0101856 US Dollar
One pound in 1932 was worth approximately one pound in 1932.
The Pound Sterling (£) (GBP), is the official currency of the United Kingdom (which includes England).
its worth $6 for every pound
In 1912, a pound was worth about 87 ounces of what it is today.
One pound of pure gold is worth $8121.02.
A pound !