Silver Street showing National & Provincial and Abbey National branches.
There has been much consolidation in the financial industry since 1993 with many fewer bank and building society branches in Lincoln.
Abbey National took over National & Provincial in 1996.
Abbey National was the first building society in the United Kingdom to demutualise and in 2004, it became a wholly owned subsidiary of the Spanish Santander Group.
Banner advertising a Lincoln Gilbert and Sullivan Society production of Bizet's "Carmen" at the Theater Royal.
The society was formed in 1963 and dissolved in 1999.
5 April 1993
Lincoln, Silver Street, Lincoln Gilbert and Sullivan Society, National & Provincial, Abbey National