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Falklands issues set of crown coins to mark centenary of the Windsor Royal House

Thursday, October 12th 2017 - 20:31 UTC
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The government and treasury of the Falkland Islands have issued (9th October) a new set of crown coins which mark the centenary anniversary of the establishment of the British Royal House. The Royal House came about due to the circumstances just after the fighting for the Great War began (1914–1918). Read full article


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  • Lynn

    Jesus H Christ. Are you goons in touch with reality?

    Oct 13th, 2017 - 08:29 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • golfcronie

    We “ goons ” have history, what have you got? Nada.

    Oct 13th, 2017 - 01:08 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • EscoSesDoidao

    Queen Anne was the last of the Stewarts? Nice way of avoiding the fact she was not, and that the Hanovarians were usurpers. Who ever wrote this pro-British article obviously ignored the entire Jacobite era, and it's rebellions. 1689, 1715, 1719, 1745.

    Oct 13th, 2017 - 05:42 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DemonTree

    Seriously? You're not still fighting a war from the 18th century are you? Like it or not, Queen Anne was the last Stewart to be King or Queen of Britain, and the last anybody to be King or Queen of England or Scotland.

    The idea that it's pro-British is laughable, it's pro- selling coins to collectors to make a profit for the (Falklands in this case) government.

    Oct 13th, 2017 - 08:25 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Gevera

    England will return the Malvinas within 25 years.

    Oct 15th, 2017 - 03:46 am - Link - Report abuse -1

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