Workington Bank

A one guinea note issued by the Workington Bank of
Wood, Smith, Stein & Co dated 3 April 1809.


Agreement between John Christian Curwen, Lord of the Manor and the
new bank - signed on behalf of the new bank by Walter Wood, banker
Benjamin Thompson, a local solicitor - David Fletcher, rope maker and Robert Smith.


Advertisement from the "Cumberland Pacquet" newspaper of 18 March 1813 re Wood & Co's
bankruptcy, and the payment of a dividend of six shillings and nine pence,
paid out on Thursday 25 March 1813.