Closure of AIB Bank
It was a sad and nostalgic occasion when, after ninety-nine years, banking ceased in Killenaule on Friday 26th October 2012. The announcement and subsequent closure sent shock waves through the Parish of Killenaule/Moyglass and the wider area.
It was ninety-nine years ago that the bank first opened its doors to the people of Killenaule. Below is the advertisement that was used to announce the opening if the bank.
The Munster and Leinster Bank Ltd
A branch of this bank will be opened at Main Street Killenaule Co. Tipperary on the 29th inst. under the management of Mr. J.A. Peare
By order of the Board
23rd September 1913