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Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 2350 5347, at Edge of Golf Course, Lower Kingswood

Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 2350 5347, at Edge of Golf Course

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 16 August 1989
Date Delisted: 02 August 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 289593

OS Grid Reference: TQ2350053470
OS Grid Coordinates: 523500, 153470
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2670, -0.2312

Location: Reigate and Banstead, Surrey KT20 7ES

Locality: Lower Kingswood
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT20 7ES

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Listing Text

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TQ 25 SW BANSTEAD Coal Tax Post at

6/106 NGR TQ 23505347.
at edge of Golf Course



TQ 25 SW BANSTEAD Coal Tax Post at
NGR TQ 2350 5347,
at edge of golf-course


Coal and wine tax post. c.1861, made by Henry Grissell. Metal. Approx 3½
foot high. Four-legged plinth with chamfered pier above having moulded capital
band and pyramidal top. City of London Corporation shield cast on the front;
lettering on the pier reads "(24) & 25 VICT/CAP 42". Maker's name plate on
the rear. One of a series of coal and wine tax posts which indicated the
boundary at which duty was payable; the tax on coal dated back to the 1660s.

Listing NGR: TQ2350053470

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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