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Description: City of London Corporation Boundary Post at Tq 181609
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 290384
OS Grid Reference: TQ1809060916
OS Grid Coordinates: 518090, 160916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3351, -0.3062
City of London Corporation
Boundary Post at TQ 181609
Boundary post. Dated 1862 on rear. Cast iron, painted white. Approx. 30cm
square in section, and approx. 1½ metres high; moulded base, chamfered shaft,
moulded cornice, short upper stage with moulded cap and pyramidal top. The
front of the shaft has raised lettering at the top:-
4 & 25 Vic
(recte "24 & 25", but the "2" missing, and the right-hand end covered by a
broken end of a screwed-on plate), referring to the London Coal and Wine Duties
Act of 1861, and a raised shield on the section above; and at the bottom of the
rear the maker's mark arranged as an oval:-
REGENTS CANAL IRON WORKS
(The item is one of two similar posts in this list.)
Listing NGR: TQ1809060916
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Source: English Heritage
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