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Latitude: 51.2796 / 51°16'46"N
Longitude: -0.2191 / 0°13'8"W
OS Eastings: 524308
OS Northings: 154894
OS Grid: TQ243548
Mapcode National: GBR JHD.RDS
Mapcode Global: VHGS3.531C
Entry Name: Coal Tax Post Opposite Wooden Cottage
Listing Date: 20 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1240328
English Heritage Legacy ID: 289563
Location: Reigate and Banstead, Surrey, KT20
District: Reigate and Banstead
Town: Reigate and Banstead
Electoral Ward/Division: Kingswood with Burgh Heath
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Kingswood St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ 25SW BANSTEAD FORMER U.D. BRIGHTON ROAD(west side)
6/84 Coal Tax Post opposite
Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861 made by Henry Grissell. Metal, circa 4 foot
high. Four legged plinth with chamfered pier above. Moulded capital band and
pyramidal top. City of London shield on front. Lettering on pier reads
"24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42" makers name on the rear. Coal and Wine tax post indicating
the boundary at which duty was payable, that on coal dating back to the 1660's.
Listing NGR: TQ2430854894
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