The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 500th anniversary £5 note, 2005

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 500th anniversary £5 note, 2005

This note marked the 500th birthday of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, the oldest incorporated medical organisation in the world. Special features included:

  • the college's quincentenary crest in gold
  • serial number prefix RCS, standing for Royal College of Surgeons.