red or brown birch my guess
Photos look like parana pine
weight might help distinguish it from cherry, which is heavier.
The photos do not show the correct colour which is more of a brown/grey,. I'm inclined to go with brown birch, but will try the cherry test with an off-cut. I imagine it would be a 'decent' wood for a bank. I think it was skirting.red or brown birch my guess