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Converted Bank Buildings
Managed By: Icon Here Converted Banks
Description:
A category to waymark former bank buildings that now are used for different purposes.
Expanded Description:
Banking has been a part of daily life for many people. Banking goes bank to the ancient world, before the invention of currency. Back in 3000 B.C. banks probably dealt with the grains and other collateral. Since then, banks have evolved into what they are today.

This category is to waymark former banks that now serve other purposed. The building can house a different business, be used for residential purposes or is simply vacant. Many of these former banks are elaborate with architectural details on the building's facade.

NOTE: The bank must not still house a bank (even if the bank is a different banking corporation than the building's original occupants.


ALSO: The bank also must have been built at least 50 years ago. This requirement will eliminate the average modern bank branches that have closed and are used as something else.



Instructions for Posting a Converted Bank Buildings Waymark:
Photos: Please post a minimum of one photo of the building as the main subject. Please post a photo of the old bank's sign if it's still on the building. Feel free to post more photos of historical plaque, the old night deposit box, architectural details or other aspects that will add to the waymark.

Naming: Name your waymark: Bank Name - City, State/Country.

Please add as much information as you can in the long description. Try to tell the history of the bank or tell write about the current occupant of the building.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Please give your impression about the bank and/or it's architecture. Also please post another photo of the building.
Category Settings:
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Variables:
  • Address
  • Year
  • Website
  • Current Use of Building
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Image for People's First National Bank and Trust Company Building - Paducah, Kentuckyview gallery

SESE88.4 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsPeople's First National Bank and Trust Company Building - Paducah, Kentucky

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Historic former bank building in Paducah, Kentucky.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Kentucky

date approved: 2/12/2010

last visited: 6/21/2011

Image for Former State Bank - Old Shawneetown, Illinoisview gallery

EE89.3 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsFormer State Bank - Old Shawneetown, Illinois

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Historic former bank building in Old Shawneetown, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/12/2010

last visited: never

Image for Former Farmers Bank - Farmington, Missouriview gallery

WW112 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsFormer Farmers Bank - Farmington, Missouri

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Former bank building in Farmington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/12/2010

last visited: never

Image for State Bank Building - Collinsville, Illinoisview gallery

NWNW125.9 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsState Bank Building - Collinsville, Illinois

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Historic former bank building now restaurant and bar in downtown Collinsville, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/6/2011

last visited: never

Image for Former Mississippi Valley Trust Company Building - St. Louis, Missouriview gallery

NWNW133.4 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsFormer Mississippi Valley Trust Company Building - St. Louis, Missouri

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Historic Beaux Arts Classicism styled former bank building in downtown St. Louis.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/12/2010

last visited: 6/23/2014

Image for Security Building - St. Louis, Missouriview gallery

NWNW133.4 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsSecurity Building - St. Louis, Missouri

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Historic former bank building in what was St Louis' downtown financial district at the turn of the 20th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/12/2010

last visited: 6/15/2014

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