Records of Toomer, Bunny, Slocock & King relating to its establishment, operation and amalgamation with Capital & Counties Bank. They include deeds of partnership, customers’ incidental papers, correspondence and acquisition agreement.
Toomer, Bunny, Slocock & King records
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Administrative / Biographical History
This private bank was formed in 1791 as Toomer, Bunney, Slocock & King in 1791. Its partners were closely connected with the local brewing industry. The business got into difficulties in the 1890s, probably as a result of advances made to finance the development of a smokeless fuel. It was sold to Capital & Counties Bank (est. 1877) in 1895.
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