Description: Coal Tax Post 185 Yards South of Junction with Vicarage Close
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
TQ 25NW BANSTEAD FORMER U.D. BRIGHTON ROAD (east side)
3/83 Coal Tax Post 185 yards
south of junction with
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
Source: English Heritage
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