Important British and World Banknotes

Important British and World Banknotes (16 March 2006) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

George Barker

George Barker

George Barker, born at Ellesmere Port on 14 September 1940, was educated at Wirral County Grammar School. He qualified at the Royal Institute of British Architects and joined a firm of chartered architects in Liverpool, before moving to Bangor, Co Down, in 1970. His first five years in Northern Irel...

Special Collections

A Comprehensive Collection of ‘Operation Bernhard’ Notes

A Comprehensive Collection of ‘Operation Bernhard’ Notes

Prior to 1939 the Bank of England was the most important financial institution in the world and would, as always, have a crucial role to play in the event of war. Contingency plans included the leasing of extra printing facilities...