This joint stock bank was established in Stockton in 1838 with a capital of £150,000. A branch was opened in Guisborough by 1845. The bank failed in 1846, when 25% of the paid-up capital had been lost, and was acquired by National Provincial Bank of England. The company was dissolved in 1853 when its affairs were finally settled.
Branches: In 1846 one branch was operating.
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Our archival records of Stockton & Durham County Bank have the reference code STO.
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- prospectus 1838
- directors’ meeting minute book 1838-53
- general meeting minute book 1838-53
- deed of settlement 1839