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Coal Tax Post Outside Red House School Ngr Tq 24115654, Banstead

Description: Coal Tax Post Outside Red House School Ngr Tq 24115654

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289564

OS Grid Reference: TQ2411056540
OS Grid Coordinates: 524110, 156540
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2945, -0.2214

Location: A217, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey KT20 6AY

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

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Listing Text


3/85 Coal Tax Post outside
Red House School
NGR Ta 24115654


Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861. Made by Henry Grissell. Metal Circa 4½ foot
high. Four legged plinth chamfered pier above with moulded capital band and
pyramidal top. City of London shield on front. Lettering on the pier reads
"24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42". Makers name on rear. A Coal and Wine duty post indicating
the boundary atwhich tax was payable, that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2411056540

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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