Sherborne & Dorsetshire Bank, National Provincial Bank, and Simon Pretor bronze plaque in Sherborne

Site of the Sherborne & Dorsetshire Bank circa 1750. Continued during the late 18th and early 19th centuries by Simon Pretor a grocer of this town.

Amalgamated with the National Provincial Bank of England in 1843.

National Provincial Bank was a British retail bank which operated in England and Wales from 1833 until its merger into the National Westminster Bank in 1970; it remains a registered company but is currently dormant.Considered one of the "Big Five," it expanded during the 19th and 20th centuries and took over a number of smaller banking companies. It was based on Bishopsgate, at the thoroughfare's junction with Threadneedle Street, in London.

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