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Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 322568, Caterham-on-the-Hill

Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 322568

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 287673

OS Grid Reference: TQ3220256784
OS Grid Coordinates: 532202, 156784
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2948, -0.1053

Location: B2030, Croydon, Greater London CR3 5UE

Locality: Caterham-on-the-Hill
Local Authority: Tandridge District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: CR3 5UE

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Listing Text


2/18 Coal Tax post at
NGR TQ 322568


Coal tax post, c1861. Metal c4½ foot high. Four legged plinth chamfered pier above with. moulded capital band and pyramidal top. City of London shield cast on the front with lettering on the pier reading "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: TQ3220256784

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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