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Simpson, Charles, 275.

Simpson, Henry (Simpson, Chapman, & Co.), 373,
375 ; died 376 ; photo of, 375.

Simpson, Henry (Simpson, Chapman, & Co.), 373,
375, 376 ; death of, 877 ; photo of, 375.

Simpson, Henry, jun. (Simpson, Chapman, & Co.),
373, 375, 376 ; death of, 376 ; photo of, 375,

Simpson, John, panic in Newcastle, 29.

Simpson, The Rt.-Hon. John, director of the
Northumberland District Banking Co., 336.

Simpson, Thomas (Hutton, Other, & Co.), 291, 292.

Simpson, Thos, (Simpson, Chapman, & Co.), 373,
375, 376 ; photo of, 375.

Simpson, Thos., Commer. Bank, Stokesley, 378.

Simpson, Thomas W. (Simpson, Chapman, & Co.),
373, 375, 376 ; photo of, 375.

Simpson, Wakefield (Simpson, Chapman, & Co.),
373, 375, 377 ; died, 374 ; photo of, 375.

Sims, Mary, Tottenham, 136.

Singleton, Francis, counterfeit coinage, 40.

Skelton, Jonathan, 29.

Skinner, Atty, & Holt, Stockton, 77, 93, 103, 145,
379 ; suspension of payments, 379 ; support
of notes of, 380 ; run upon Darlington branch
checked by Mr, E. Pease, 380 ; transferred to
Nat. Prov, Bank of England, 314, 380, 383,

Skinner, John & Co., purchase of the Ferndale
Fields, Whitby, 380.

Skinner, John Holt, Commercial Bank, Stockton,
379 ; autograph of, 381.

Skinner, Mrs., letter from, with reference to the
timely arrival of gold, 381,

Skinner, William, Commercial Bank, Stockton,
379, 381 ; Mayor of Stockton, 381 ; elected a
Councillor, 382 ; elected an Alderman, 382 ;
elected Mayor of Stockton, 382.

Skinner, Wm., jun.. Commercial Bank, Stockton,
379, 380 ; elected Mayor of Stockton, 381, 382.

Skinner Street, Whitby, commencement of build-
ing of, 380.

Slack, T., light gold for lottery tickets, 32 ; vendor
of lottery tickets, 128.

Slavery, fund raised for the abolition of, 287.

Sleigh, William, Stockton, 256.

Sloane, Sir John, 4.

Smails, Robert, 418.

Smales, Francis, support of Durham Bank, 308.

Smallwood, Edward, general manager, York City
& County Banking Co., 410.

Smith & Co., Nottingham, 175.

Smith, Elstob, & Co., Stockton, 57, 68, 219, 264 ;
copy of the signature of, 264.

Smith, Joseph, & Co., London, 349.

Smith, Payne, and Smith, London, 175 ; circula-
tion of rumours regarding stability of, 386, 395.

Smith, Wright, and Gray, London, 54, 134, 136,
137, 138, 349.

Smith (Fenton, Scott, & Co., Thirsk), 265.

Smith, Anthony, support of Durham Bank, 308.

Smith, Christopher (Lumley, Smith, & Co.), 304 ;
Mayor of Stockton, 305 ; amusing incident re-
garding re-election as Mayor of, 305.

Smith, F. Cā€ž Nottingham, 175,



Smith, George, offers to take notes of Blake,

Reed, & Co., 166 ; speculation in assets of

Northumberland Bank, 169.
Smith, James (Bower, Dewsbury, & Co.), 199, 200.
Smith, Rev. J., Andover, Savings' Bank of the, 366.
Smith, John, Com. of Sec, Bk. of Eng. Charter, 108.
Smith, John, Thirsk, 136, 138.
Smith, John, Ketton, 141 ; support of Durham

Bank, 308.
Smith, Thomas, York, 275, 416.
Smith, Vernon, Com. of Secrecy, Bank of England

Charter, 108.
Smith, William, Haughton Castle, 61, 62.
Smith, William, surgeon, 187.
Smithson & Fairbank, North Riding election, 352.
Smithson, R., North Riding election, 352.
Smoult, William (Davison-Bland & Co.), 129, 239,

240, 241, 242, 260 ; retired, 239, 246 ; one of the

founders of the Asiatic Society, 260 ; died, 260 ;

tablet to the memory of, 260.
Smurthwaite, T., manager of the Swaledale and

Wensleydale Bank, Richmond, 402.
Snowball, Anthony, 275.
Snowball, Joseph, 49.
Snowden & Wardell, 419.

Snowdon, Geo. (Lumley, Smith, & Co.), 304, 305.
Soane Museum, The, 77.
Society of Arts, report of, upon forgery of bank

notes, 82.
Sorsbie, B., form, of N/c. Savings' Bank, 366, 369.
Sorsbie, Jonathan, junr., 29.
Sorsbie, Malin, counterfeit coinage, 40 ; panic in

Newcastle, 50, 51.
Southwick Crown Glass Co., The, 275.
Sowerby, Thomas, Bishopton, 141.
Spanish dollars, issue of, 18, 74.
Spearman, Chas., support of Durham Bk., 308, 309.
Specie payments, suspension of, 18.
Spedding, John, jun., Old Bank, 174 182, 194;

member of the Reformed Town Council, 194 ;

one of the first aldermen appointed under the

Municipal Act, 194.
Spedding, Mr., Ridley, Bigge, & Co., 338.
Spence & Foster, 419.

Spence, C. J. (Hodgkin, Barnett, & Co.), 284, 386.
Spence, John Foster, 224.
Spence, Jonathan, 419.
Spence, Joseph, 224.
Spence, Robert (Chapman & Co.), 221, 222, 224 ;

extract from diary of, 223 ; first treasurer borough

of Tynemouth, 224 ; manager North Shields

Branch of Union Bank, 322 ; death of, 225, 322 ;

photo of, 222.
Spence, Robert (Hodgkin & Co.), 225 ; succeeded his

father as manager of the Union Bank, North

Shields, 322, 323, 324 ; resignation of, 326 ;

formation of Hodgkin & Co., 117, 284, 285, 286 ;

death of, 286 ; extract of an obituary notice of,

from Bankers Magazine, 286 ; photo of, 286.
Spencer, Henry, 173.

Spencer, Isaac, dir. of the Yorkshire Dis. Bank, 416.
Spencer, James, Old Bank, 187.
Spencer, Michael, prov. com. Union Bank, 300.
Spicer, Wm., manager Newcastle Branch, York

City and Co. Banking Co., 410.
Spoor, Michael, 419.



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Squance, Thomas C, manager of the Sunderland
Bank, 384.

Stafford, J., trustees of the late, 275.

Stamp Act, 1815, alteration of, 72.

Stamp, Edward, Alnwick, agent for Davison-
Bland & Co., Newcastle, 243.

Stamp, John, 275.

Stamper, John, Ayclifie, 141.

Stamper, John, Brafferton, 141.

Stamper, Kichard, form. Darlington Bank, 238.

Standard Bank of South Africa, The, 213.

Stanley, Mr., Com. of Secrecy B. of E. Charter, 109.

Stapleton & Co., Richmond, 297.

Stapleton, Gilbert (Sir John Lawson, & Co.), 296,
2-j7 ; retired, 297.

Stapleton, Miles (Lawson, Sir John, &Co.), 296.

Stapleton, Thos. (Sir John Lawson & Co.), 296, 297.

Starforth, Gilbert, Mayor of Durham, 308, 309.

Starforth, John, Mayor of Durham, 64 ; support
of Durham Bank, 308, 310.

Starkey, Captain, 88.

Starks, Charles, 419.

State lottery, 1826, illustration of, 128 ; abolished,
128.

Steavenson, John (Davison-Bland, & Co.), 239,
262; retired, 239; fought a duel with Wm. A.
Suitees, 262.

Stenhouse, M., & Co., 304.

Stephenson & Remington, 129.

Stephenson, David, 49.

Stephenson, George, 275.

Stephenson, John, Newcastle and Knaresdale, 395.

Stephenson, Samuel, 275.

Stevenson, George, 29.

Stevenson, Mr., sale of estates of Messrs. Blake,
Reeds, & Co., 169.

Stewart, Chas. Wm., Marquis of Londonderry, 358.

Stewart, E., director of Nat. Prov. Bank, 314.

Stewart, Matthew, 419.

Stobart, W., support of Durham Bank, 308.

Stocks, effect of suspension of cash payments upon,
67.

Stockton and Cleveland Bank, 304, 305, 379 ; failure
of, 232.

Stockton and Darlington Railway opened, 154, 346.

Stockton and Durham County Bank, Stockton,
103, 382 ', transferred to the Nat. Prov. B. of
Eng., 113, 314, 383 ; forgery of notes of, 383.

Stodart, Ralph, panic in Newcastle, 29.

ytoddart, John, panic in Newcastle, 49.

Stokes, Mr., sale of estates of Messrs. Blake,
Reeds, & Co., 169.

Stokes, Henry, London, 358.

Stokes, Wm. Richard (Richardson & Mowbray),
353, 356, 358.

Stonehouse & Satchell, 275.

Stoppage of banks, inconvenience of, 66.

Storer, E. A., Alnwick & County Bank, 133 ; pre-
sented with a testimonial, 134.

Storey, Mr., 240.

Storey, Robert, 275, 418.

Storey, R. B., 419.

Stothard, Sharp, 275.

Stott, William, support of Durham Bank, 303.

Stowell, William, formation of Dar. Bank, 238.

Stowell, W. Stow, CockerelL 141.



Strachan, R., particulars of Tontine scheme, 391.

Straker, Frederic, Woods & Co., 407 ; photo of, 406.

Straker, John C, Woods & Co., 407 ; photograph
of, 408.

Straker, Jos., Prov. Com. Union Bank, 320.

Strathmore, Earl of, panic in Newcastle, 29, 53.

Strickland, Arthur (Hagues, Strickland, & Allen),
279 ; became bankrupt, 280.

Strongitharm v Lakyn, trial of, 61.

Strutt, Mr., Committee of Secrecy, Bank of Eng-
land Charter, 109.

Stuckey's Banking Company, 415.

Styca, The, 12.

Styca of Eggbehrt, 13.

Summers, John, panic in Newcastle, 49.

Summerskill, John, formation of No. Co. Bank, 326.

Sunderland Bridge lottery, handbill of, 391, 392.

Sunderland Joint Stock Bank, 103, 208, 336, 363,
383 ; prospectus of, 383 ; appointment of a
Provisional Committee, 383 ; first report of
directors of the, 384 ; suspension of payments,
113, 384.

Sunderland, Langdale, 29.

Sunderland and Northallerton, trade of, 77.

Surtees & Burdon, Newcastle and Berwick, founded
311, 385 ; notes of, guaranteed, 29, 385 ; notes
of, again supported, 386 ; establishing of a
branch of, at Berwick, 389 ; re-constituting of,
387 ; announcement of sale of notes of, 396.

Surtees, Burdon, & Co., Newcastle, 57, 64, 65, 71,
136, 195, 242, 247, 264, 269, 272 ; early method
of " clearing," 117 ; panic in Newcastle, 247 ;
confidence in, 247 ; suspension of payments, 49,
69, 181, 247 ; re-opening of, 248 ; scarcity of
gold, 248 ; meeting in support of local banks,
248; became bankrupt, 70, 249, 310, 311 ; rumours
re Smith, Payne, & Co., 386.

Surtees, Burdon, & Brandling, 395, 400 ; suspension
of payments, 388 ; decline business, 388 ; an-
nouncements regarding winding-up of, 389 ;
general meeting of creditors of, 390, 391 ; an-
nouncement of a Tontine scheme, 391.

Surtees, Burdon, Embleton, & Co., Berwick, 57,
387 ; announcements regarding winding-up of,
389 ; general meeting of creditors of, 390, 391 ;
announcement of a Tontine scheme, 391 ; debts
proved against, 393, 394 ; debts paid, 394.

Surtees, Burdon, Surtees, & Brandling, 387.

Surtees, Burdon, Weatherby, & Co,, Berwick, 387.

Surtees, Aubone, 272, 385, 395, 398; died, 387,
397 ; married the daughter of John Stephenson,
Newcastle, 395 ; gained the freedom of the
Hostmen's Company, 395 ; Sheriff of Newcastle,
395 ; Mayor of Newcastle, 395 ; elected an
Alderman, 395 ; account of the elopement of
the daughter of, 397 ; of Exchange Bank, 385.

Surtees, Aubone, jun., Exchange Bank, Newcastle,
158, 385, 387, 394, 398; part proprietor of the
Tyne Iron Co., 389; bankruptcy of, 71, 390;
debts proved against the estate of, 393 ; sale of
estates of, 395 ; Sheriff of Newcastle, 398 ;
treasurer of Newcastle Infirmary, 398 ; fined for
refusing to serve the office of Alderman of
Newcastle, 398 ; married third daughter of
Roger Altham of Islington, 398 ; died at Hon-
fieur, 398.



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Surtees, Aubone Altham, died in Newcastle, 398.
Surtees, Miss Bessie, account of elopement of, 397.
Surtees, Edward, married daughter of William

Aubone, 895.
Surtees, John, Exchange Bank, N/c, 385, 387 ;

part proprietor of the Tyne Iron Co., 388 ;

bankruptcy of, 71, 390 ; debts proved against the

estate of, 393 ; sale of estates of, 394 ; fined for

refusing to serve the office of Aid. of ISf/c, 398.
Surtees, Robert, Redworth Hall, 189.
Surtees Wm., panic in N/c, 49, 275, 394, 398.
Surtees, Wm. A., duel with John Steavenson,

262.
Sutherland, Samuel, 21.
Sutherland, Thomas, 419.
Sutter, David, 419.
Swaine, G. H., Tees Bank, 289.
Swainston, Thos., 29.
Swaledale & Wensleydale, Banking Co., Richmond,

102, 291, 292, 298, 294, 2, 401 ; particulars of

note issue of the, 112 ; appointment of directors

of, 401 ; prospectus of the, 401.
Swan, John, 419.

Swan, Richard, counterfeit coinage, 40 ; proposi-
tion of Messrs. Lambton & Co. to form a Joint

Stock Bank, 251.
Swan, R., 419.

Swan, Thomas, Bedale, 136, 418.
Swann & Co., Thirsk, 87.
Swann, Clough, & Co., York, 92 ; failed, 200.
Swann, John, York Bank, 96, 362,
Swinbank, Thomas, Ayclifie, 141.
Swinburne, Sir J. E., Bart., winding up of Messrs.

Surtees, Burdon, & Co., 390.
Swinburne, Thomas, 289 ; support of Durham

Bank, 308.
Swinburne, Rev. Wm., vicar of Tinden, 191.
Swineyard, Benjamin, collector of excise, 265.
Swinhoe, Thomas (Skinner & Glover, N/c), 259.
Sykes, Sir Christopher, & Co., Malton, 46, 219,

402 ; Sir C. Sykes died, 402.
Sykes, Christopher, married the daughter of Wm.

Tatton of Withernshaw, 402.
Sykes Family, origin of, 402.
Sykes, Rev. Mark, created a baronet, 402 ; died,

402.
Symons, Fredk., Bill to compel the London and

No. Bank to wind up, 301 ; prosecution of, 302.

TaLLENTIRE & LiDDELL, 49.

Talleyrand, proposal to confiscate all the Church

property, 61.
Tankervillc, Earl of, support of N/c. Banks, 58 ;

suspension of bank, 66 ; Chillingham, 311.
Tatton, William, Withernshaw, 402.
Taylor, H. & Son, 419.
Taylor & Co., 49.
Taylor & Wilkinson, 275.
Taylor, Ann, 275.
Taylor, E., 418.

Taylor, Gawan (Bell, Woodall, & Co.), 196.
Taylor, George, 419.

Taylor, Hy. (Backhouse & Co.), Durham, 145.
Taylor, J. (Backhouse & Co.), 138.
Taylor, James, formation of No. Co. Bk., N/c, 326,
Taylor, John, 275,



Taylor, Mr., Wakefield, formation of the Yorkshire
District Bank, 416.

Taylor, Thomas, 275.

Taylor, Wm., Hexham agent. London & Northern
Bank, 301.

Taylorson, Wm., Commercial Bank, Sfcokesley, 378.

Teasdale, Captain, 192.

Teasdale, Nicholas, agent for Messrs. Davison-
Bland & Co., Newcastle, 243.

Teather, John, petition for the dissolution of
Union Bank, 325.

Tees Bank, The, founded, 287, 289 ; failed, 287,

Tempest, Mr., large demands for gold upon Messrs,
Davison-Bland & Co., Newcastle, 245.

Tempest, Sir Henry Vane, died, 358.

Temple, S., jun., 52.

Ten pound notes, tax on, 34.

Tetley, Mr., Dresser & Co., Thirsk, 263.

" The Bank in Newcastle," 57.

" The Buildings," 262.

Thew, Edward, jun., agent Alnwick branch New-
castle Joint Stock Bank, 321, 323.

Thomas, "a Scotts man coining hard heddes on
Cokett Island," 122.

Thomas, Judge, Madras Presidency, 228.

Thompson & Reay, panic in Newcastle, 29.

Thompson, Benjamin, agent for Messrs. Chapman
& Co., Morpeth, 218; family name changed to
Bullock, 218, 224 ; director North of England
Joint Stock Banking Co., 332.

Thompson, Hodgson, Sunderland, 364.

Thompson, Humphrey, formation Joint Stock
Bank, Darlington, 237.

Thompson, John, gentleman, Newcastle, 259.

Thompson, Mary, 419.

Thompson, Mrs., conveyance of treasure, 242.

Thompson, P., Com. of Secrecy, Bank of England
Charter, 108.

Thompson, Samuel, 295.

Thompson, W. F. H. (Bower, Dewsbury, & Co.),
199, 200.

Thoresby, Ralph, antiquary, 124.

Thornhill, C. T., affairs of Cooke & Co., 231, 275.

Thornton, Robert, Barmpton, 140.

Thorpe, Robt.,D.D., supportof Durham Bank, 308.

Thurston, J., engraver, 83.

Thwaitea, John, 419.

Tindall, Jno. & Co., Scarborough, 219.

Tindall, Jas. (Bell, Woodall, & Co.), 196; retire-
ment of, 197.

Tindall, John (Bell, Woodall, & Co.), 196, 197;
retired, 197.

Tinley, John, 418.

Tinley, Thomas, 418.

Tipperary Bank, transfer of local capital of New-
castle Commercial Bank to, 317, 318,

Todd, George, 275.

Todd, John, bookseller, York, 66.

Todd, R., Newcastle Chamber of Commerce, 202,

Todd, Thomas, 419.

Tokens, issue of, 17.

Tolson, Mr., Bradford, formation of the Yorkshire
District Bank, 416.

Tontine, Parliamentary powers for a, procured, 891.

Tontine principle, life annuities granted upon the,
126.



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Tontines and lotteries, 125.

Topham, Edward, North Riding Bank, 350.

Topham, Lupton, election of registrar for North
Riding of York, 352.

Toplin, Wilson, 288.

Total expenses of the Branch Banks of England
during 1828-1830, account of the, 217.

Town hutch, Newcastle, 22.

Towns, Sarah, 419.

Trade impeded by bank failures, 87.

Trade tokens, issue of, 73.

Tradesmen speculate in suspend, bankers notes, 93.

Trading bankers, 5.

Transit of money considered dangerous, 30.

Travis, John, Hull, 136.

Tretwell, John, Boroughbridge, 136.

Trevelyan, Sir Walter, forged assignats, 61.

Trevelyan, W., Netherwitton, 158 ; failure of
Surtees, Burdon, & Co., 388.

Trotter, Archibald, agent of " The Ship Bank," 9.

Trotter, A., 418.

Trotter, Dr., Darlington, 136.

Trotter, Robert, 419.

Tuke, Samuel, form, of the York City and County
Bank, 409.

Tunstal, Bishop, 15.

Turnbull, Eliz., 419.

Turner, Charles, 419.

Turner, Edw., counterfeit coinage, 40.

Turner, Rev. William, Newcastle, 271 ; MS. of
Ambrose Barnes, 190 ; form, of the Newcastle
Savings' Bank, 366, 367.

Tweed Bank, The, 162, 311 ; payment of dividends,
162 ; failure of, 162.

Twiss, "Life of Lord Eldon," 271, 397.

Twyford, arms of Hoar of, 257.

" Tyne Bank," Newcastle, 32, 57, 155, 242, 247 ;
forgery of notes of, 33, 155 ; issue of new Ā£5
notes, 33, 155 ; make overtures to Messrs. Lamb-
ton & Co. for amalgamation, 60, 248 ; reply of
Lambton& Co., 248; scarcity of gold in N/c, 248.

Tyne Exchange Banking Co., Ltd., Newcastle-
upon-Tyne, 117, 328, 403 I copy of prospectus
of the, 403.

Tyne Iron Co., dissolution of partnership of the,
389, 391.

Tyrconnel, Right Hon. the Earl of, formation of
Darlington Bank, 237.

Tyzack, B. C, 419.

Union Joint Stock Bank, The Newcastle-upon-
Tyne, 110, 208, 225, 282, 285, 286, 403 ', pur-
chased business of Chapman & Spence, 285, sus-
pension of payments of, 339.

Union Bank of Scotland, The, Glasgow, 329.

Union Pottery, The, 275.

Unthank, John, panic in Newcastle, 49.

VaIjIANT, F., dir. of the N/c. Commercial Bk., 317.

Van Straubenzie, Major, *'Loyal Dale Volunteers,"
293.

Vaux, Cuthbert, 275.

Vere, Glyn, & Hallifax, London, 178, 179.

Vickers, William, Sheffield, director of the York-
shire Dis. Bank, 416.

Vickerson, Wm., 419.



Villiers, Villiers William, Bath, 394.

Vyner, Samuel, support of Durham Bank, 808.

Wade, ā€” , Sunderland Bank, 362, 364.

Wadeson, Matthew, agent for Davison-Bland &

Co., 243.
Wailes, W., 419.

Waistell, Matthew, Airey Hill, 140.
Waistell, Robert, Airey Hill, 140.
Wait, William, poll clerk No. Riding election, 352.
Wake, James, 419.
Wake, Michael, 419.
Wake, Thomas, 275.
Wakefield, Geo., Northumberland Bank, 163, 171 ;

married Miss Wright of Stockton-upon-Tees, 171 ;

erected " Wakefield House," 171 ; death of, 171.
Wakefield, Geo., agent for Davison-Bland, 243.
Wakefield, Robinson, Darlington, 171.
Waldie, George, Hendersyde Park, 158.
Waldie, George, Kingswood, 159 ; married Miss

Ormston, 159.
Walker, John, & Co., 418.
Walker, Andrew, 275.

Walker, E., Newcastle Chamber of Commerce, 202.
Walker, Edw., formation of the Newcastle Savings'

Bank, 366.
Walker, Geo., director No. of Eng. Jt. St. Bk., 332.
Walker, Gerald, director of the Swaledale and

Wensleydale Banking Co., 402.
Walker, James, Stockton, 381.
Walker, John, Wall's End, 158, 376, 419.
Walker, John Chapman (Simpson, Chapman,

& Co.), 373, 375, 376, 411 ; retired, 376 ; portrait

of, 375.
Walker, Luke, 288.
Walker, Ness, guinea note of Messrs. Hutton,

Wood, Other, & Co., 292 ; present manager of the

Swaledale and Wensleydale Bk., Richmond, 402.
Walker, Richard, Stockton, 380, 381.
Walker, Thomas, 419.

Walker, Thomas S., form, of Darlington Bank, 237.
Walker, W., managing director of the Newcastle

Commercial Bank, 317 ; issue of a circular to

customers of Newcastle Commercial Bank, 317 ;

issue of a circular to shareholders of Newcastle

Commercial Bank, 318.
Walker, W. D., North Riding election, 352.
Walker, Robert, director of the York City and

County Bank, 409.
Wallis, George, counterfeit coinage, 40.
Wallis, William, 52.
Walmsley, Elizabeth, 419.
Walsh, Edward, support of Durham Bank, 308.
Walters, Ralph, director of the London and

Northern Bank, 299, 300, 301.
Walters, Robert, 49 ; formation of the Newcastle

Savings' Bank, 366.
Walters, Wm., formation of Darlington Bank, 237.
Walton, J. S., election of Registrar of the North

Riding of York, 352.
Walton, Nicholas, 29.
Walton, Nicholas, jun., 29.
Walton, Mr., riot at Sunderland, 73.
Walton, Robert B., North Riding election, 352.
Walton, Thomas, North Riding Bank, 350 ; Deputy

Registrar North Riding of York, 350, 351, 352.



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Walton, William, agent for Messrs. Davison-Bland

& Co., Newcastle, 243.
Warburton, Mr., Com. of Secrecy Bank of England

Charter, 108.
Wardle, James, agent for Davison-Bland & Co.,

Newcastle, 243.
Ward, John, Birmingham, 136 ; support of Dur-
ham Bank, 308.
Ward, John, jun., support of Durham Bank, 308.
Ward, Thos. Reed, support of Durham Bank, 308.
Ward, William, J. P., coinage of base money, 123.
Wardle, William, 419.
Ware, Wm., manager of the Swaledale & Wensley-

dale Banking Co., 401, 402.
Warwick, Lamb, Wright, J. Lamb, & Co., 404
Waterhouse, Thos., Beckingham Hall, Notts, 307.
Waters, Matt., 29.

Watkin, Sober., support of Durham Bank, 308.
Watson, A., 419.
Watson, James, Heworth, 141.
Watson, James, jun., Heworth, 141.
Watson, Joseph, 49.
Watson, Michael, Staindrop, 136, 138.
Watson, William, support of Durham Bank, 308.
Watts, Capt. George A., R.N., married Miss Jane

Ormston, 159.
Watts, Capt., R.N., form, of Darlington Bank, 237.
Waugh, Joseph, form, of Darlington Bank, 238.
Wauklin, J. B., formation of the North-Eastern

Banking Co., 328.
Wawn, C. W., form, of the N/c. Savings' Bank, 366.
Wawn, Edw. Twizell, director of the Newcastle

Commercial Bank, 316.
Wawn, John T., director Northumberland and

Durham District Bank, 336.
Wealands, William, 275.
Wear Joint Stock Banking Co., Sunderland, 274,

275, 276, 404 ; failure of, 282 ; fraud upon, 278.
Weatherburn, J., 419.
Weatherby, ā€” , (Surtees, Burdon, & Co.), Berwick,

385.
Weatherhead, Mary, 418.

Webster, Grimshaw, & Co., Bishopwearmouth, 391.
Webster, Rowland, jun., 275.
Weightman, Henry, 419.
Welbeck, Mr., Northallerton Bch. Dar. Dis. Bk.,

238.
Welford, Richard, State papers, 121 ; St. Nicholas'

Church, N/c, 159 ; " Men of Mark," 254, 400, 406.
Weatherley, Hannah, Newcastle, 259.
Weatherley, James D., dir. of N/c. Com. Bk., 316.
Weatherley, John, 419.
Webster & Matthewson, 419.
Wellington, Duke of, 109 ; visits Stockton, 381.
Wells & Co., Whitby, 306.
Wells, Dymoke (Miles, Wells, & Co.), 306, 307;

died at Kexby Grange, Lincolnshire, 307 ; claim

of the barony of Marmion, 307.
Wells, Dymoke, Grebby Hall, Lincoln, 307 ; died,

307.
Weltshire, John, arrested for the robbery of Mr.

Burdon, 386.
Wentworth & Co., York, 219, suspend payment, 91.
West of England Bank, The, Plymouth, 213.
West India Houses in London, failures of the, 246.
Weston, Phipps, support of Durham Bank, 308.



Wetherell, Mowbray, & Co., Darlington, 69, 129,
310, 354 ; outstanding notes of Mills, Hopper, &
Co. taken up, 354.

Wetherell, John, Field House, 136, 137, 310;
(Richardson & Mowbray), 353, 354, 355, 356 ;
died, 354.

Wetherell, John, Morton, 141.

Wetherell, Wm., Stockton and Dar. Canal, 230.

Weyms, Mr., Durham, 277.

Whale, John, 419.

Wheatley, Wm., Prov. Com. Union Bank, 320.

Wheeler, Thomas, formation of the Yorkshire
District Bank, 416.

Whinnam, Robert, 275.

Whitby Bank, Whitby, 306; past partners of, 375.

" Whitby Shilling," the circulation of, 73.

White, Aid., formation of Sunderland Bk., 383, 384,

White, Andrew, formation of the Newcastle Joint
Stock Bank, 319 ; formation of the Sunderland
Joint Stock Bank, 383, 384 ; director North of
England Joint Stock Bank, 332 ; director North-
umberland and District Banking Co., 336.

White, Christopher, Morton, 141.

White, John, counterfeit coinage, 40.

White, John, Barmkin Moor, 141, 275 ; support of
Durham Bank, 308 ; Prov. Com. Union Bk., 320.

White, Jonathan, support of Durham Bank, 308.

White, Alderman Matthew, 192.

White, Matthew, Blagdon, 192 ; formation of the
Newcastle Joint Stock Bank, 319.

Whiteby, Joseph, 29.

Wholesale Co-operative Society, Limited, New-
castle-upon-Tyne, 405 i formation of a bank-
ing department of the, 405 ; negotiations for
amalgamation with the Industrial Bk,, Ltd., 296.

Widdrington, John, Old Bank, 174, 178, 191 ;
married, 191 ; appointed auditor to Duke of
Northumberland, 191 ; audit for the receipt of
fee farm rents, 191 ; died, 181, 192.

Wigham, G., 419.

Wigram, Clifford, dir. Bank of England, revised
Mr. Thomson Hankey's book. 111.

Wilde, John, support of Durham Bank, 308.

Wilkes & Co., agents for Wells & Co., 306.

Wilkin, John, 418.

Wilkinson & Son, London, 329.

Wilkinson, Chris., 29.

Wilkinson, James, Old Bank, 174 ; death of, 181 ;
member of the Common Council of Newcastle,
192 ; fined for refusing to serve the office of
Sheriff, 192.

Wilkinson, James (Chaytor & Co.), 225.



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