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Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 23005478, Walton on the Hill

Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 23005478

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289498

OS Grid Reference: TQ2300254779
OS Grid Coordinates: 523002, 154779
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2789, -0.2378

Location: B2032, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey KT20 7XJ

Locality: Walton on the Hill
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT20 7XJ

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Listing Text

Coal Tax Post at
NGR TQ 23005478


Post c1860. c3½ foot high. Metal four legged plinth with chamfered pier above.
Moulded capital band with pyramidal top. City of London Corporation shield cast on the front with lettering on the pier reading: "24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42". Coal and wine duty post indicating the boundary at which tax was payable on coal and wine; that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2300254779

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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