Cheques from banks mentioned in the Sherlock Holmes stories
The Capital and Counties Bank Limited, where Sherlock Holmes maintained his account
at the Oxford Street branch. No Oxford Street branch cheques have ever been found.
Dr Watson maintained his account at the 16 Charing Cross branch of Messrs Cox and Co
who were bankers to the Indian Army - later taken over by Lloyds Bank Ltd (see below).
Lloyds Bank cheque with Cox and Co overprint from 1920s.