SJ8990 : Stockport Savings Bank

taken 10 years ago, near to Stockport, Great Britain

Stockport Savings Bank
Stockport Savings Bank
A grade II listed building LinkExternal link on Lower Hillgate. Premises of Stockport Savings Bank, built in 1912-13 to replace the savings bank in the same location, which was demolished in 1911. The earlier bank had originated in 1824 in Turner's Buildings, Little Underbank, later moving to the Lower Hillgate location. The bank, which opened in 1913, and later became a branch of Lloyds TSB, closed in the 1980s. The architect was Peter Pierce. The building is constructed in Portland limestone, brick, granite, Welsh slate roof, stone stacks.

SJ8990 : Savings Bank frieze
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 November, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 8 November, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Business, Retail, Services 
Person (from Tags)
Peter Pierce 
Former (from Tags)
Savings Bank 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8975 9033 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.5809N 2:9.3395W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8974 9033
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Lloyds Tsb  Welsh Slate  Portland Limestone  Listed Building 

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