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Coal Tax Post North Side East End, Staines-upon-Thames

Description: Coal Tax Post North Side East End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 289675

OS Grid Reference: TQ0312171472
OS Grid Coordinates: 503121, 171472
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4329, -0.5179

Location: A308, Egham, Surrey TW18 3BA

Locality: Staines-upon-Thames
Local Authority: Runnymede Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TW18 3BA

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Listing Text


2/9 Coal Tax Post
- north side east end

- II

Coal and wine tax post. Circa 1861, made by Henry Grissell. Metal, circa 4
feet high. Four legged plinth with chamfered pier above. Moulded capital band
and pyramidal top. City of London shield on front. Lettering on pier reads
'25 & 25 VICT/CAP 42', makers name on rear. Coal and wine tax post indicating
the boundary at which duty was payable, that on coal dating back to the 1660s.

Listing NGR: TQ0312171472

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Source: English Heritage

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