Bartlett & Nelson records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of Bartlett & Nelson relating to its establishment and operation, including: articles of partnership and list of balances.

Administrative / Biographical History

Philip Box, a mercer and draper, formed this private bank in 1783, in Buckingham. In 1811 it became Bartlett & Nelson, following partnership changes, and Bartlett, Parrott & Co. in 1830. Branches were opened in Brackley (1841), Stony Stratford (1843) and Winslow (1844).

It was one of three private banks that joined together in 1853 to form Bucks & Oxon Union Bank.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is by appointment only, and at the discretion of the Archivist. Please e-mail archives@lloydsbanking.com for further information.

Other Finding Aids

Item level catalogue available - please e-mail archives@lloydsbanking.com for further details.

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