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Ireland 1 Pound
The Irish pound was the currency of the Republic of Ireland until 2002. Its ISO 4217 code was IEP, The Irish pound was superseded by the euro on 1 January 1999,when the Irish pound legally became a subdivision of the euro; actual euro currency did not begin circulation until the beginning of 2002. Although the euro became the currency of the Eurozone countries including Ireland on 1 January 1999, it wasn’t until the agreed date of 1 January 2002 that the state began to withdraw Irish pound coins and notes, replacing them with euro specie. All other Eurozone countries withdrew their currencies in a similar fashion, from the agreed date. Irish pound coins and notes ceased to be legal tender on 9 February 2002,although they will be exchangeable indefinitely for euro at the Central Bank. The Central Bank of Ireland started issuing these 1 Irish Pound coins in 1990. They were withdrawn from circulation in 2002. The Irish one pound coin features a red deer on the front and the Irish harp, Ireland’s coat of arms, on the back. Text on the £1 coin reads ‘Eire’ and ‘punt’. The commemorative version of the £1 coin has a text ‘Millennium’ and features the Broighter boat.
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