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Coal Tax Post Outside Cricketfield Cottage, Esher

Description: Coal Tax Post Outside Cricketfield Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286792

OS Grid Reference: TQ1472264418
OS Grid Coordinates: 514722, 164418
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3672, -0.3534

Location: 6 Littleworth Road, Esher, Surrey KT10 9PF

Locality: Esher
Local Authority: Elmbridge Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT10 9PF

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Listing Text



5/216 Coal Tax post outside
Cricketfield Cottage.
at NGR TQ14726443


Coal tax post. Circa 1860. Metal. Circa 4½ feet high. Four legged plinth with
stop chamfered pier above under moulded capital band with pyramidal top. City of
London shield cast on front of the capital band, lettering below on the pier reads:
"24 &25 CAP VICT. 42". A coal and wine taz post indicating the boundary at which
duty waspayable, that on coal dating back to the 1660's .

Listing NGR: TQ1472264418

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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