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Coal Tax Post 55 Yards from Railway Bridge at Tq 25775704

A Grade II Listed Building in Reigate and Banstead, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2986 / 51°17'54"N

Longitude: -0.1974 / 0°11'50"W

OS Eastings: 525770

OS Northings: 157040

OS Grid: TQ257570

Mapcode National: GBR CQ.2WG

Mapcode Global: VHGRX.JMHC

Entry Name: Coal Tax Post 55 Yards from Railway Bridge at Tq 25775704

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289573

Location: Reigate and Banstead, Surrey, KT20

County: Surrey

District: Reigate and Banstead

Town: Reigate and Banstead

Electoral Ward/Division: Kingswood with Burgh Heath

Built-Up Area: Ewell

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Howell Hill and Burgh Heath

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text


4/94 Coal Tax post 55 yards
from Railway Bridge
at TQ 25775704


Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861. Made by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 4 foot
high. Four legged plinth with chamfered pier. Moulded capital band above with
pyramidal top. City of London shield on front. Lettering on pier reads
"24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42". Makers name on rear. A Coal and Wine tax post indicating
the boundary at which duty was payable, that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2577057040

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