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Coal Tax Post 185 Yards South of Junction with Vicarage Close, Tadworth

Description: Coal Tax Post 185 Yards South of Junction with Vicarage Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289562

OS Grid Reference: TQ2430055235
OS Grid Coordinates: 524300, 155235
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2827, -0.2191

Location: A217, 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


3/83 Coal Tax Post 185 yards
south of junction with
Vicarage Close


Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861 by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 3 foot high.
Four legged plinth chamfered pier above with moulded capital band and pyramidal
top. City of London shield on the front, lettering on the pier reads "24 & 25
VICT/CAP 42". Makers name on the rear. A Coal and Wine duty post indicating
the boundary at which tax was payable, that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2430055235

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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