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Coal Tax Post 185 Yards South of Junction with Vicarage Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingswood with Burgh Heath, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2827 / 51°16'57"N

Longitude: -0.2191 / 0°13'8"W

OS Eastings: 524300

OS Northings: 155235

OS Grid: TQ243552

Mapcode National: GBR JHD.KDS

Mapcode Global: VHGS3.5110

Entry Name: Coal Tax Post 185 Yards South of Junction with Vicarage Close

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289562

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: Kingswood St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


3/83 Coal Tax Post 185 yards
south of junction with
Vicarage Close


Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861 by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 3 foot high.
Four legged plinth chamfered pier above with moulded capital band and pyramidal
top. City of London shield on the front, lettering on the pier reads "24 & 25
VICT/CAP 42". Makers name on the rear. A Coal and Wine duty post indicating
the boundary at which tax was payable, that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2430055235

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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