National Provincial Bank, Cowbridge, Records

Scope and Content

National Provincial Bank, Cowbridge 'Character Book' containing notes on financial status of customers; also transcription of entries and notes by the donor in hard copy and on CD.

Administrative / Biographical History

The National Provincial Bank was incorporated in 1833 and opened its Cowbridge branch in 1853. In 1970 it merged with the Westminster Bank to form the National Westminster Bank.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Presented in April 2011

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at Glamorgan Archives.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by M Wilcox for Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

Rescued from destruction by the donor when a bank employee c1950.


Accruals are possible.