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Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 23075469, Walton on the Hill

Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 23075469

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289499

OS Grid Reference: TQ2306254691
OS Grid Coordinates: 523062, 154691
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2781, -0.2370

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

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

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Listing Text

Coal Tax Post at
NGR: TQ 23075469


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". Also on the bottom of the pier is an oval cast with lettering reading: "REGENT CANAL IRONWORKS LONDON. HENRY CRISSER 1861". 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: TQ2306254691

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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