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London Coal Duty Marker Adjoining South Corner of Garden to Queens Head Public House, Colney Heath

Description: London Coal Duty Marker Adjoining South Corner of Garden to Queens Head Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 163546

OS Grid Reference: TL2067105786
OS Grid Coordinates: 520671, 205786
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7378, -0.2538

Location: Coursers Road, Colney Heath, Hertfordshire AL4 0PA

Locality: Colney Heath
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL4 0PA

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Listing Text

(north west side)

11/11 London Coal Duty Marker
adjoining S corner of
- garden to Queens Head P.H.


London coal duty marker, erected 1861-2 to mark the limit of coal
duty in the London area. Cast iron post, painted white. About
one and a half metres high. Chamfered corners. Roll mouldings
form capital. Front has City of London crest and inscription:
'24 & 25 Vict Cap 42'. Maker's mark on plinth: Henry Grissell
iron works, Regents Canal, London. One of four in parish. A
very well preserved example, probably the best in Hertfordshire.

Listing NGR: TL2067105786

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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