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22 July 2010

1971 – 161 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Part of the Lombard complex of buildings that includes the Richardson tower, and the Fairmont Hotel, this small office block is linked directly into Winnipeg’s underground walkway system. Originally constructed for the Bank...

13 July 2010

1887 – Lloyds Barnetts & Bosanquets Bank, Lombard Street, London

Architect: J.A. Chatwyn Front elevation and plans published in The Building News, December 23rd 1887. In 1771 a bank called Hanbury, Taylor, Lloyd & Bowman was established at 14 Lombard Street and moved...

04 July 2010

1907 – Former Bank of Toronto, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: Howard C. Stone Montreal architect H.C. Stone was hired to plan the structure in collaboration with his Winnipeg associate L. Bristow. Built at a cost of over $200,000, local contractors Kelly Brothers...

30 June 2010

1933 – Bank of Ireland, Terenure, Dublin

Architect: Millar & Symes Sited at Terenure crossroads, this bank branch has strong Arts and Crafts detailing, notably the stonework around the entrances. This is unusual for Ireland as bank branches were traditionally...

30 June 2010

1969 – Édifice d’Youville, Quebec City, Quebec

Tall bank building in the Upper Town

30 June 2010

1914 – Former Bank, Quebec City, Quebec

Architect: Victor Daniel Horsburgh Fine branch of Canadian Bank of Commerce with tastefully curving corner entrance at the corner of Paul and Pierre. No longer in use as a bank. Designed by Victor...

29 June 2010

1910 – Former Bank of Commerce, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architects: Darling & Pearson The present structure at 389 Main Street is the third Bank of Commerce Building to stand on its site. It constitutes one of Canada’s finest examples of what the...

29 June 2010

1919 – Former Bank of Commerce, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architects: Victor Daniel Horsburgh In Winnipeg the main banks had been clustered on Main Street. As Portage Avenue developed into a shopping area, the banks started to open up branches to cater for...

25 June 2010

1909 – Colorado National Bank Building, Denver

Architect: Fisher & Fisher / Hoyt & Hoyt /Rogers & Nagel The lower half of the Colorado National Bank building was built in 1915 in a neoclassical design, and extended seamlessly ten years...