How much is the Roger Bannister 50p worth?

Medical student Roger Bannister became the first person in the world to ever run one mile in less than four minutes on the 6th may 1954.

Roger’s time was officially recorded as 3 minutes 59.4 seconds was achieved at the Iffley Road track in Oxford and watched by around 3000 spectators.

This triggered another unusual event, a 50 pence coin to be issued to celebrate someone still living!

Roger Bannister 50p

Roger Bannister 50p Value

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. 2004 - 50p COIN - ROGER BANNISTER - 50th ANNIVERSARY OF 1st 4 MINUTE MILE

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Proof 2004 4 Minute Mile Roger Bannister UK 50p Fifty Pence

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2004 50p Roger Bannister, Four Minute Mile.

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2004 50p Roger Bannister Fifty Pence Coin

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2019 Celebrating 50 Years Roger Bannister 50p Fifty Pence Coin BUNC New.

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Roger bannister 50p bunc

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2004 ROGER BANNISTER 50p FREE COIN CAPSULE UNCIRCULATED

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2004 50p Roger Bannister Fifty Pence Coin Uncirculated Uk BUNC

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GB-2004 ROGER BANNISTER Fifty Pence 50p

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2004 50p coin Roger Bannister 4 minute mile - circulated

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Roger Bannister 50p Coin Details

Marking the 50th Anniversary in 2004 of the first four-minute mile run set by Roger Bannister in 1954.

Bannister’s exact time was 3 minutes and 59.4 seconds.

Bannister’s record lasted just 46 days.

Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister CH CBE (23 March 1929 – 3 March 2018)

Roger Bannister 50p Reverse Image

Roger Bannister 50p

Mintage Figures

Roger Bannister 50p Mintage Figures How rare is the Roger Bannister 50p?

The Roger Bannister 50p has a Rare Coin rating of Common based on 9,032,500 coins minted for general circulation.
Circulated9,032,500
LEP = Limited Edition Presentation
MCM = Maximum Coin Mintage (the difference available for other presentations such as proof coin sets or coin and book sets)

Coin Details

Roger Bannister 50p Coin Specification
Year2004
Reverse DesignerJames Butler
Obverse DesignerIan Rank-Broadley
Issued ByThe Royal Mint
Alloy75% copper, 25% nickel
MetalCupro-nickel
Diameter27.30 mm
Thickness1.78 mm
Weight8.0 g
EdgePlain

Brilliant Uncirculated (BU)

Roger Bannister 50p
BU Alloy75% copper, 25% nickel
BU Weight8.0 g


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