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Coal Tax Post at Junction with Bridge Way Tq 27515783, Chipstead

Description: Coal Tax Post at Junction with Bridge Way Tq 27515783

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289571

OS Grid Reference: TQ2751157829
OS Grid Coordinates: 527511, 157829
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3053, -0.1721

Location: Hazelwood Lane, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey CR5 3PG

Locality: Chipstead
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: CR5 3PG

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Listing Text


4/92 Coal Tax post at junction
with Bridge Way
TQ 27515783


Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861. Made by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 4 foot
high. Four legged plinth with chamfered pier above. Moulded capital band and
pyramidal top. City of London shield cast on the front. Lettering on the pier
reads "ACT/24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42" on correcting plate. 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: TQ2751057830

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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