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Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 358577, Warlingham

Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 358577

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 287656

OS Grid Reference: TQ3579457675
OS Grid Coordinates: 535794, 157675
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3020, -0.0534

Location: Bug Hill, Whyteleafe, Surrey CR6 9LS

Locality: Warlingham
Local Authority: Tandridge District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: CR6 9LS

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Listing Text


3/1 Coal Tax Post
at NGR TQ 358577


Coal tax post. circa 1861. Metal c4½ foot high. Four legged plinth, chamfered
pier with moulded capital band above and pyramidal top. City of London shield
cast on the front with lettering below on the pier reading "ACT/24 & 25 VICT/
CAP 42". A Coal and Wine tax post indicating the boundary at which duty was
payable; that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ3579457675

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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