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Coal Tax Post at N0 44, Tadworth

Description: Coal Tax Post at N0 44

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289559

OS Grid Reference: TQ2258156022
OS Grid Coordinates: 522581, 156022
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2901, -0.2435

Location: Motts Hill Lane, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey KT20 6AQ

Locality: Tadworth
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT20 6AQ

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Listing Text


3/80 Coal Tax Post at No. 44

Wine and coal tax post. Circa 1861, by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 4 foot high.
Four legged plinth chamfered pier above with moulded capital band and pyramidal
top. City of London shield cast on the front. Lettering on pier reads
"24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42". Makers name on rear. A Wine and Coal tax post indicating
the boundary at which duty was payable; that on Coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2258156022

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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