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Converted Bank Buildings
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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.
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  • Website
  • Current Use of Building
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Image for Purcellville National Bank - Purcellville, Virginiaview gallery

NENE87.2 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsPurcellville National Bank - Purcellville, Virginia

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Historic bank building in the Purcellville Historic District in Purcellville, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/29/2014

last visited: never

Image for People's National Bank Building - Leesburg, Virginiaview gallery

NENE96.6 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsPeople's National Bank Building - Leesburg, Virginia

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Historic former bank building now restaurant in the Leesburg Historic District in Leesburg, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/19/2014

last visited: 6/10/2017

Image for Valley Bank Building - Leesburg, Virginiaview gallery

NENE96.7 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsValley Bank Building - Leesburg, Virginia

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Historic bank building in the Leesburg Historic District in downtown Leesburg, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/14/2014

last visited: 6/10/2017

Image for Farmers & Merchants Bank, Fredericksburg, VAview gallery

SESE99.8 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsFarmers & Merchants Bank, Fredericksburg, VA

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1001 Princess Anne Street is now the Fredericksburg Area Museum & Store.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/23/2010

last visited: 3/10/2012

Image for Yellow Brick Bank Restaurant - Shepherdstown, WVview gallery

NENE105.4 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsYellow Brick Bank Restaurant - Shepherdstown, WV

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The former Jefferson Security Bank is now an excellently rated restuarant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/21/2012

last visited: never

Image for Valley Savings Bank - Middletown, MDview gallery

NENE120.9 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsValley Savings Bank - Middletown, MD

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A really neat three-dimensional grayish stone at the top of the entrance announces an 1888 construction date, although the building was finished in 1898. The building began life as a bank, then a pst office and now a private residence.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/16/2012

last visited: 7/5/2013

Image for First National Bank, Lexington, VAview gallery

SWSW126.7 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsFirst National Bank, Lexington, VA

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The former First National Bank building is now Hess & Co.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/13/2013

last visited: never

Image for Doswell Folk Bank, Doswell, VAview gallery

SESE127.9 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsDoswell Folk Bank, Doswell, VA

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The Doswell Folk Bank is now an antique store.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/21/2010

last visited: never

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