Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 23845225
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289580
OS Grid Reference: TQ2383752248
OS Grid Coordinates: 523837, 152248
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2560, -0.2268
TQ 25SW BANSTEAD FORMER U.D. MOGADOR
6/101 Coal Tax post at
NGR TQ 23845225
Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861. Made by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 3
foot high. Four legged plinth with chamfered pier above. Moulded capital band
and pyramidal top. City of London shield cast on front. Lettering on pier reads
"24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42" on a correcting plate. Makers name on 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: TQ2383752248
Source: English Heritage
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