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 Scotch Pint (A).Scotch Shilling 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Scotch Pound (A)
 
was originally of the same value as an English pound, but after 1355 it gradually depreciated, until in 1600 it was but one-twelfth of the value of an English pound, that is about 1s. 8d.   1
 


 Scotch Pint (A).Scotch Shilling 

 
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