15 british shillings to us dollars?

Im reading a book and the man was paid 15 shillings (dont know if im spelling that right) a week, and he lives in new england or something so this is back in the time before they switched to euros or whatever. But i really want to know how much money in us dollars (my currency) how much 15 shillings are. i heard it was like approximantly $1.50 ?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    20 Shillings to a Pound and with the current exchange

    15/20*USD(us dollar)=

    £0.75 GBP(Great Britian Pound) = $1.25 USD

  • 3 years ago

    Shillings To Dollars

  • 4 years ago

    Is this for a british shilling? isnt there a few?

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