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CBHS Pamphlets

HSBC Group

"The Coventry Union Banking Company 1836-1889:...Midland Bank's Forerunners in Coventry”, 1986, pp4.   Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015.

"The London Joint Stock Bank, 1836-1918:...Midland Bank's Oldest Connections in London”, 1986, pp4.   Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015.

"Catalogue of the Exhibition of Documents and Other Items Illustrating the History of the Midland Bank”, Blades, East & Blades Ltd, London, 20pp.   Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015.

"Midland Bankers for 150 years, 1836-1986”,  Midland Bank plc, 1986, pp4.  Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015.

"The Coat of Arms of the Midland Bank”, W. Lake Ltd, Birmingham, 1983, pp4.   Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015.

"In Duty Bound.  Midland Bank Limited.  A story of banking in the Channel Islands during the occupation: 1940-1945”, John Wadsworth, Jersey, 1948, pp27.  Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015.

"The North & South Wales Bank, 1836-1908the 150th Anniversary of Midland Bank's Forerunners in Wales”, 1986,  pp4.  Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015. 

"The Sheffield & Hallamshire Bank, 1836-1913:...Midland Bank's Forerunners at Church Street, Sheffield”, 1986, pp4.  Reprinted by permission of the HSBC Group, March 2015.

Lloyds Banking Group plc

"Bank of London and South America Ltd, 1957,  A Short Account of the Bank's growth in Central and South America", 1957, London.  Reprinted by permission of the Lloyds Banking Group plc, 27.11.2014.

"A short account of St. James's Street Branch, Lloyds Bank", London.  Reprinted by permission of the Lloyds Banking Group plc, 27.11.2014.

The Lloyds of Lloyds Bank," Gilbert, T R and Boothroyd, J B, London, 1951.  Reprinted by permission of the Lloyds Banking Group plc, 27.11.2014.

"The Story of Lloyds Bank", London.  Reprinted by permission of the Lloyds Banking Group plc, 27.11.2014.

"The Story of Lloyds Bank in Portsmouth, 1787-1955", published by Lloyds Bank Ltd, 1955.  Reprinted by permission of the Lloyds Banking Group plc, 27.11.2014.

National Westminster Bank plc

"National Westminster Bank: 41 Lothbury 1834-1984", published in 1984 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of the National Westminster Bank's Lothbury Office.  Reprinted by permission of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, 25.11.2014.

"‌National Westminster Bank, St. James's Square, 1834-1984", 1984, National Westminster, London.  Reprinted by permission of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, 25.11.2014.

"‌National Westminster Tower", 1984, Perivian Colour Print, London.  Reprinted by permission of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, 25.11.2014.

"Three Banks in Bristol: The National Westminster Bank in Corn Street 1750-1980", 1980, National Westminster Bank.  Reprinted by permission of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, 25.11.2014.

"Genealogical Tree of Westminster Bank Limited, 1826-1924".  Reprinted by permission of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, 25.11.2014.

"The Kingston Bank: The Early History of Westminster Bank Limited  in Kingston-upon-Thames", published in 1956 to commemorate the opening of the Clarence Street Branch of the Bank.  Reprinted by permission of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, 25.11.2014.

Royal Bank of Scotland

Western Branch of the Royal Bank of Scotland: The Story of a Bank and its Building”, 1993, London: Royal Bank of Scotland, pp19.   Reprinted by permission of the Royal Bank of Scotland, March 2015.

The Institute of Actuaries

Institute of Actuaries, 1848-1948,: Exhibition Catalogue: Illustrating the History of Actuarial Science in Great Britain with Special Reference to the Institute of Actuaries", London 1948.  Reprinted by permission of The Actuarial Profession, 27.04.2012.  

The Institute of Brewing

The Institute of Brewing Centenary Appeal, 1886-1986", London, 1986.  Reprinted by permission of The Institute of Brewing, 17.09.2014.

"The Institute of Brewing. Sections of the Institute of Brewing", London, 1986.  Reprinted by permission of The Institute of Brewing, 05.05.2015.

Thorntons PLC

Thorntons - The History of a Family Firm", Sheffield, 1981.  Reprinted by permission of Thorntons PLC, 03.05.2012.

Whitbread Group plc

The Porter Tun Room the Brewery, Chiswell Street, EC1", Whitbread, London, 1985.  Reprinted by permission of the Whitbread Group plc, 22.09.2014.

"The Story of Whitbread PLC 1742-1990,", by Nicholas Barritt Redman, Company Archivist, Whitbread, London, 1991.  Reprinted by permission of the Whitbread Group plc, 22.09.2014.

"Whitbread's Brewery Founded 1742, Founded 1742: an illustrated History of the House of Whitbread", Whitbread, London, 1937.  Reprinted by permission of the Whitbread Group plc, 22.09.2014.

Worker's Educational Association

Ardrossan Shipyards: Struggle for Survival, 1825-1983", ‌by Catriona Levy, and Ardrossan Local History Workshop, 1983.  Reprinted by permission of he Worker's Educational Association, 01.06.2015.