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Coal Tax Post 280 Yards North of West End at Ngr Tq 22325709, Tadworth

Description: Coal Tax Post 280 Yards North of West End at Ngr Tq 22325709

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289570

OS Grid Reference: TQ2232057090
OS Grid Coordinates: 522320, 157090
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2998, -0.2468

Location: 35 Downsway Close, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey KT20 5DR

Locality: Tadworth
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT20 5DR

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Listing Text


3/91 Coal Tax post 280 yards
north of west end at
NGR TQ 22325709


Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861. Made by Henry Grissell. Metal. circa 4 1/2
foot high. Four legged plinth with chamfered pier above. 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 to rear. A Coal and Wine tax post indicating
the boundary at which duty was payable; that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2232057090

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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