Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 23075469
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
TG 25SW DORKING ROAD
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
Source: English Heritage
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