This old £50 note is signed by Merlyn Lowther who was the Chief Cashier for the bank of England from 1999 to 2003
This style of Fifty Pound Note was issued on the 20 April 1994 and was wihdrawn from being legal tender on the 30 April 2014.
The rear of this Old Fifty Pound Note shows the face of John Houblon and the words 'John Houblon 1632 - 1712' and
'THE BANK GATEKEEPER SIR JOHN HOUBLON'S HOUSE IN THREADNEEDLE STREET'
There is an image depicting the front of a building and a man wearing a hat while holding a staff.