1797 Killarney, William Murphy, One British Shilling, 7 March 1797, signed by William Murphy

Early Irish Banknotes: Killarney, William Murphy (One British Shilling)

The Killarney Bank This ‘bank’ does not appear to have ever been registered and, if the stories about are anything to go by, its lack of official registration is easily explained. The bank was run by one William Murphy – a saddler in the town of Killarney – and his notes were used as small…