Cheques from Halifax



Photocopy of Halifax Bank note for One Guinea (1-1-0d or 1.05)
of Francis and William Ingram dated 24 December 1804.
This bank was founded in 1785 and failed in 1808.



Photocopy of Halifax Bank 1 note from the partnership of Rawden,
Briggs, Rawdon, Britts Jnr and William Briggs dated 19 June 1814.
Became part of the Halifax Commercial Banking Company Limited,
now part of the Barclays Group.



Photocopy of Halifax Commercial Banking Company cheque
from the Halifax branch dated 21 July 1856.



Photocopy of Halifax Commercial Banking Company Limited
cut cancelled 5 note dated 1 March 1884.



Halifax and Huddersfield Union Banking Co, Halifax branch cheque dated 22 November 1905.
(Duty date 14 March 1905). Taken over by the Halifax Joint Stock Banking Co Limited in 1910.
Thence via the West Yorkshire Bank Limited to Lloyds Bank Limited in September
1919. Now part of the Lloyds-TSB Group.



Halifax and Huddersfield Union Banking Company, Halifax 1800's.



Photocopy of Halifax Joint Stock Bank Twenty Pounds note (unissued). Established in 1829,
and taken over by the West Yorkshire Banking Co Limited
in July 1911. Now part of the Lloyds-TSB Group.



Halifax Commercial Banking Company Limited cheque
from the Leeds branch dated 6 December 1912.



Photocopy of Halifax Commercial Banking Company Limited specimen cheque, overprinted
Bank of Liverpool and Martins Limited. The amalgamation took place in 1920.
Now part of the Barclays Group. (Illustration courtesy of the Barclays Group Archives)



Messrs J W & C Rawson and Co cheque (Halifax New Bank) from their branch
in Huddersfield - established in 1807. Became a joint stock bank, as the Halifax and
Huddersfield Union Banking Company Limited in 1836. Now part of the Lloyds-TSB Group.



Building society cheque for Bradford branch from 1970.


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