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1859 A predecessor bank was established in Halifax, Yorkshire.
1911 The Yorkshire Penny Bank was incorporated as a limited company in place of a business with a similar name
1959 Name change to Yorkshire Bank Ltd
1989 Acquired by National Australia Bank Ltd
1990 The Yorkshire Bank PLC was re-registered as a public company
2000 National Australia Bank merged its 2 British subsidiaries - Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks
2021 Yorkshire Bank is a trading name of Clydesdale Bank PLC.