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Scotland's 10 Pound Note (Bank of Scotland)

Nominated by Clare Lloyd Williams, IBNS Member 11656

SCO-BoS-10-Front
SCO-BoS-10-Back
 
NoteBNL (PNL): 10 pounds (US$14.30)
Predominant Colour(s)Brown
FrontEnglish text; bank crest; Bank of Scotland’s headquarters building on The Mound in Edinburgh; Sir Walter Scott; thistle; bank logo as registration device
BackEnglish text; bank logo; Stanier Black 5 railroad engine pulling train over Glenfinnan Viaduct on West Highland Railway line between Fort William and Mallaig
WatermarkNone
Additional SecuritySimulated security thread with printed TEN POUNDS
PrinterThomas De La Rue
Size142 x 75 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced10/10/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book