Wombles, tennis, and a branch of Martins Bank? It
must be Wimbledon Common. Martins Bank opens for business in 1938 in this
charming little building between two shops.
A certain prestigious tennis tournament at the nearby All England Club
provides an opportunity for the Bank to open a sub branch on Centre Court,
which has to be one of the most prestigious settings for a branch of ANY
In Service: 21 April 1938 until
19 May 1972
Image © Barclays Ref 0030-3228
read more about the Bank’s involvement in the most famous two weeks of the
year on our WIMBLEDON CENTRE COURT page. There are no visits to Wimbledon Branch by
Martins Bank Magazine, so If you can help with images and/or information
about this or any of the other branches of Martins Bank, please do get in
touch with us at the usual address [email protected].
Images © Barclays Ref 0030-3228