Description: Coal Tax Post at N0 44
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
TQ 25NW BANSTEAD FORMER U.D. AVENUE (The)
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
Source: English Heritage
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