N Ireland Provincial Bank £1 1979 P247b Unc
The Provincial Bank of Ireland issued banknotes in Northern Ireland until 1981 when the Allied
Irish Bank group of which had been part since 1966, took over.
These £1 notes are dated 1979, the last date for a £1 note issued by the Provincial Bank (P247b) The
front has a young girl to the right and the shields of the six counties below. The back references The
Girona, a ship which was part of the Spanish Armada and which foundered off Lacada Point in
Northern Ireland in 1588. Crisp Uncirculated.