Philippe Simon's Collection
NORTHERN IRELAND - Irlande du Nord

First Trust Bank

Northern Ireland 10 £ 01/01/1998 UA899322 grade: XF- cat: 136a comment: Observe : "Youg Man" and below 6 crests of the province of Ulster. Reverse : Spanish Armada in Ireland / La Girona was a galleass of the 1588 Spanish Armada that foundered and sank off Lacada Point, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, on the night of 26 October 1588 after making its way eastward along the Irish coast. The wreck is noteworthy for the loss of life that resulted, and for the treasures since recovered. added: 17 months ago