King George IV 1830 Farthing

Farthing Details:

  1. Diameter : 22mm, Weight : 4.749g
  2. Mintage 2,365,440
  3. Value ranges from £5.00 - £220.00 and above, depending on condition (Source Collectors Coins GB 2009)

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  • What Happened in 1830?

  • Greece is liberated from the Ottoman forces as the final result of the Greek War of Independence
  • William IV succeeds his brother George IV as King of the United Kingdom.
  • Liverpool and Manchester Railway opens the world's first intercity passenger railway operated solely by steam locomotives.
  • The Provisional Government in Brussels declares the creation of the independent state of Belgium, in revolt against the government of the Netherlands.
  • King George IV of the United Kingdom dies (b. 1762)