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Where were the Straits dollars printed?

They were printed in the UK. The Straits Dollar was initially printed by Thomas de la Rue of London at their UK plants from 1901 until 1930: and later, from 1931 to 1935, by Bradbury Wilkinson at ...
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When did $10,000 banknotes become available to the public in the British colonies of South East Asia?

1945? Wikipedia Says When the British regained control of Malaya after World War II, notes were issued in 1945 (dated 1941), in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 50, 100, 1,000 and 10,000 dollars. It isn't ...
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What are the full names of the discoverers of the Seria oil field?

Here is a blog post from 2006 that identifies Cochrane as Hon. Cochrane (later to become Lord Chochrane [sic] of Cults) So it appears his full name was "Thomas George Frederick Cochrane, 2nd ...
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