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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.
Category Settings:
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Variables:
  • Address
  • Year
  • Website
  • Current Use of Building
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Image for Bank of Montreal - Quebec City, Quebec, Canadaview gallery

SESE10.9 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsBank of Montreal - Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

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This bank building stands in the old town area of Montreal.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 6/7/2010

last visited: 2/17/2019

Image for La Banque Provinciale du Canada, Drummondville, Qc, Canadaview gallery

SWSW144.4 km

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Converted Bank BuildingsLa Banque Provinciale du Canada, Drummondville, Qc, Canada

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La Banque Provinciale du Canada, Drummondville, Qc, Canada

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lyturmel

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: 1/1/2018

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