The history of the safe deposit box

The history of the safe deposit box within the UK traces back to the 17th century in London.

We often think about safe deposits boxes being housed in big bank vaults, but the reality is long before banks had been established, goldsmiths offered what was called “safe custody of valuables” in their fortified vaults for their customers’.

It wasn’t until 1875 that the UK saw its first privately-owned National Safe Deposit Company open its doors to large specialised premises at 1 Queen Victoria Street within the City of London. This vault became so successful that by 1968 it had amassed a whopping...

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Safety Deposit Sizes

A safety deposit box is an individual locked box that is held in a large vault and choosing the right safety deposit box size is an important factor. The boxes usually come in different sizes, and you can choose the right size depending on your budget. You can use the boxes to store your valuables, documents and any other thing that you want to keep it there. When it comes to access safety deposit boxes are very secure and safe to keep all your vital components. Your information can be incorporated into the key of the safety deposit box. This...

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​The London Silver Vaults

If you’re ever in London and looking for a treasure trove or want to feel like you have been transported back in time, then the London Silver Vault is the place to go.

Located beneath Chancery Lane, it offers one of the largest selections of contemporary silver and fine antiques. This unique underground setting has an almost time machine effect transporting you back to the mid-1800s!

The Vaults originally opened as The Chancery Lane Safe Deposit on the 7th of May 1885. Its humble beginnings as a Safe Deposit was renting out strong rooms to hold household silver, and...

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High-security safety deposit box storage in our Grade 10 vault

Affordable safety deposit box storage in Manchester

Looking for the ideal secure storage solution for your valued items in the New Year? Our high-security safety deposit box storage facility offers unparalleled protection for your valued items at affordable rates. At The Safe Deposit Centre, we offer a wide range of safety deposit box storage options for our clients to choose from, with varying sizes and locking options to suit all needs and requirements. Finding the ideal solution for the secure storage of your cash, valuables and important documentation is essential for achieving peace of mind that these important possessions are not...

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Utilise your own security deposit box here at The Safe Deposit Centre.

Are you looking for a secure space outside of your home to store and protect your valuable possessions? Here at the Safe Deposit Centre in Manchester we have state of the art security and access control technologies surrounding our security deposit box service. We believe that this provides the ideal option to secure your valuables while offering convenience and confidentiality.

Here at the Safe Deposit Centre, we understand that with the decreasing availability of bank safe deposit boxes, the demand for convenient secure vaults and safety deposit box services are increasing. With this in mind, we have created our security...

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