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Coal Tax Post Outside Cricketfield Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3673 / 51°22'2"N

Longitude: -0.3534 / 0°21'12"W

OS Eastings: 514722

OS Northings: 164418

OS Grid: TQ147644

Mapcode National: GBR 5P.RKW

Mapcode Global: VHFTZ.TWJR

Entry Name: Coal Tax Post Outside Cricketfield Cottage

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030162

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286792

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT10

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Claygate

Built-Up Area: Esher

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Claygate

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text



5/216 Coal Tax post outside
Cricketfield Cottage.
at NGR TQ14726443


Coal tax post. Circa 1860. Metal. Circa 4½ feet high. Four legged plinth with
stop chamfered pier above under moulded capital band with pyramidal top. City of
London shield cast on front of the capital band, lettering below on the pier reads:
"24 &25 CAP VICT. 42". A coal and wine taz post indicating the boundary at which
duty waspayable, that on coal dating back to the 1660's .

Listing NGR: TQ1472264418

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