representing Officers and families of
The Commercial Banking Company of Sydney Limited
and its subsidiaries & affiliates.

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Old Jewry




London Agency 1853 9th Annual Report considered "the expedience of establishing a Branch Bank, with a Local Board of Directors in the city of London" which would have meant the severing of the bank's connection with the London Joint Stock Bank.
1859 22nd Annual Report advised of the setting up of a Board for conducting the Agency of the Bank in London.
London Office;
18 Birchin Lane,
Lombard St, E.C.3



Office opened 8/8/1859;
1893 January Listed in 89th Report;

Listed and pictured in Century of Banking 1934.

2008 photo of the former CBC premises in Birchin Lane EC3 before the bank moved to Old Jewry in 1957.

London Office

27-32 Old Jewry EC2R 8DE


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Manager's residence 
West End, 49-50 Berkeley Street, London W1X 6BP

1957 West End was operating.
1975 Listed in Annual Report.
1980 closed with London winding down involvement in personal (domestic) banking (source: 1980 April Current Accounts Pg 9)

2005 John Ness advised it is now a Sainsbury supermarket.
2009 Gone.

2014 February Peter Hocken supplied a photo advised "
It was taken sometime between 1972 & 1974. The CBC occupied ground and first floors".

Last modified: 20-Feb-19

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