NEWLAND, Abraham. 17883



Ledger entry, bearing his signature ‘A.Newland’. Fragment only, 2 x 8 inches, in good condition. Dated in another hand, 10 October 1805. Abraham Newland (1730–1807), banking official. He became chief cashier of the Bank of England in 1782. His signature on Bank of England notes became so familiar that they were known as Abraham Newlands.