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Coal Tax Post at Ngr 14076221 (Opposite 5 Furlongs)

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3476 / 51°20'51"N

Longitude: -0.3633 / 0°21'47"W

OS Eastings: 514082

OS Northings: 162218

OS Grid: TQ140622

Mapcode National: GBR 5Q.WLQ

Mapcode Global: VHFV5.ND98

Entry Name: Coal Tax Post at Ngr 14076221 (Opposite 5 Furlongs)

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377466

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286696

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT10

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Oxshott and Stoke D'Abernon

Built-Up Area: Cobham (Elmbridge)

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Oxshott

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text



5/126 Coal tax post at
NGR 14076221 (opp.
"5 furlongs")


Post. Circa 1861. Metal, approximately 4½ feet high. Four legged plinth, chamfered pier above with moulded capital band and pyramidal top. City of London Shield cast on the front of the capital band. Lettering on the pier reads: "CAP VIC". coal and wine tax post indicating the boundary at which duty was payable,that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ1408262218

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