Sep 022014
Want to contribute... a little time... not money

This website has been only been going for under a year. Already we have a large number of articles on a wide range of subjects. Comments on those articles. Queries and Answers when people want further information. Answers to those questions. There is so much [...]

Sep 012014
The Hong Kong Mint, 1866-1868

Hugh Farmer: When Hong Kong was established as a free trading port in 1841, there was no local currency available for daily circulation. Foreign currencies such as Indian rupees, Spanish and Mexican 8 Reales, Chinese cash coins and British currency were used instead. Coins specially issued [...]