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Description: Obelisk on Railway Embankment Approximately 25 Metres East of the Whalebone Bridge
Date Listed: 14 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 201600
OS Grid Reference: TQ4897987830
OS Grid Coordinates: 548979, 187830
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5697, 0.1482
Obelisk on railway
25 metres east of the
TQ 48 NE 8/7
Circa 1861; Coal Tax post, marking the extent of the Metropolitan Police
District, 6 ft high on a stone base with moulded capping. There is an inscription
on the face towards the railway line.
Listing NGR: TQ4897387825
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Source: English Heritage
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