LEEWARD ISLANDS Paper Money,
1921 - Present Issues

     

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Chief of State,
King:
GEORGE V
6.5.1910 - 20.1.1936 

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British Virgin Islands
Administrator:
Herbert Walter
PEEBLES
1919 - 1922



Chief of State,
Queen:
 ELIZABETH II
6.2.1952 >

Printer: Thomas de la Rue (TdlR)

LEEWARD ISLANDS Banknotes, 1921 to Present Issues

LEEWARD ISLANDS

See Individual Entities Below for History
GBR & USA currency < 1935; 1921 LIS; 1920-50; BCT 1950-64; ECS 1965 >
The first banknotes attributable to the Leeward Islands were issued in 1921
 
St. Lucia currently uses East Caribbean States currency

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 Government of the Leeward Islands

P.UNL  2 Shillings 6 Pence 1.1.1921

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P.1  5 Shillings 1.1.1921 Images Needed
P.2  10 Shillings 1.1.1921 Images Needed
Grenada currently uses East Caribbean States currency
 
BACKGROUNDER
The Leeward Islands were a GBR colony that existed from 1671 - 1816. It consisted of Antigua, Barbuda, and Montserrat in one colony and Saint Christopher, Nevis, Anguilla, and the Virgin Islands in another colony.

The British Leeward Islands was established in 1833 and existed until 1960. It consisted of Antigua, Barbuda, the British Virgin Islands, Montserrat, Saint Kitts, Nevis, Anguilla and (<1940) Dominica.

LINKS

KMLA - Leeward Islands History
Wikipedia Wikipedia - Leeward Islands