BRITISH EAST AFRICA
Paper Money INDEX,
1905 - 64 Issues

     

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King:
Edward VII
22.1.1901 -  6.5.1910


Queen:
Elizabeth II
6.2.1952 - 1964


First Commissioner:
 Arthur H. Hardinge
1.7.1895 - 7.10.1900


Last Governor:
Malcolm J. MacDonald
4.1.1963 - 12.12.1963


BRITISH EAST AFRICA BANKNOTES, 1905 - 64 Issues
  PAGE CATALOG
NUMBERS
DENOMINATIONS DATES ISSUING AUTHORITY

  BRITISH EAST AFRICA PROTECTORATE

 GBR protect.1.7.1895 for Kenya, Tanganyika, Uganda and Zanzibar; British Somaliland (SML), Aden Protect + in 1947
IND currency used from 1895 - 1905
India Paper Money, 5 Rupees 1871-1915 Issues India Paper Money, 5 Rupees 1919-24 Issues IndP.UNLA7c10Rupees16.1.1901BomaySig.O.T.BarrowCA95PPS.jpg IndP.A19c1000Rupees9.8.1918BombaySIg.H.Denning.jpg
Currency: EAF 1905-64;  SML/Aden 1951-64
The first banknotes attributable to the British East African
 Protectorate were issued in 1905
 
1A P.1A - P.6A 5 - 500 Rupees 1905 Government of the East African Protectorate
EAST AFRICA Paper Money, 1912-18 1 P.1 - P.6 5 - 500 Rupees 1912-18 Government of the East African Protectorate

KENYA COLONY & PROTECTORATE

GBR protectorate & colony established 23.7.1920
7 P.7 - P.12B 1 Rupee,
10 - 500 Florins
1920 East African Currency Board
13 P.13 - P.19 5 - 10,000 Shillings 1921 East African Currency Board
20 P.20 - P.26 5 - 10,000 Shillings 1933 East African Currency Board
26A P.26A - P.26C 5 - 20 Shillings 1939 East African Currency Board
British Somaliland (SML)and Aden Protectorate joined this Currency Board when India became independent.
27 P.27 - P.32 1 - 10,000 Shillings 1938-52 East African Currency Board
33 P.33 - P.36 5 - 100 Shillings 1953-57 East African Currency Board
EAST AFRICA Paper Money, 1958-60 37 P.37 - P.44 5 - 100 Shillings 1953-63 East African Currency Board

KENYA

GBR recognizes independence of Kenya 12.12.1963; Republic of KENYA 12.12.1964
45 P.45 - P.48 5 - 100 Shillings 1964 East African Currency Board
On 12.12.1963 Kenya became independent. On 9.12.1961 Tanganyika became independent and joined in political union with with Zanzibar on 27.4.1964 and on 29.10.1964 became the United Republic of Tanzania. On 9.10.1963 Uganda became independent as the Republic of Uganda.