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Coal Tax Post 1/4 Mile South of Station at Ngr Tq 340581

A Grade II Listed Building in Whyteleafe, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3065 / 51°18'23"N

Longitude: -0.0797 / 0°4'46"W

OS Eastings: 533951

OS Northings: 158129

OS Grid: TQ339581

Mapcode National: GBR HW.GL6

Mapcode Global: VHGRZ.KFQ8

Entry Name: Coal Tax Post 1/4 Mile South of Station at Ngr Tq 340581

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029795

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287701

Location: Whyteleafe, Tandridge, Surrey, CR3

County: Surrey

Civil Parish: Whyteleafe

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Whyteleafe St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

CATERHAM & WARLINGHAM
FORMER URBAN DISTRICT
TQ 35 NW Whyteleafe Station
Caterham
2/46 Coal Tax Post
1/4 Mile South of
Station at NGR TQ
340581
II
The address should be amended to read:-

CATERHAM & WARLINGHAM Whyteleafe Station
FORMER URBAN DISTRICT Whyteleafe

TQ 35 NW
2/46 Coal Tax Post
Mile South of
Station at NGR
TQ 340581
II

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TQ 35NW CATERHAM & WARLINGHAM WHYTELEAFE STATION
FORMER URBAN DISTRICT Whyteleafe

2/46 Coal Tax Post
Mile south of
Station at NGR
TQ 340581

II


Coal tax post. c1860. Stone obelisk on moulded tapering plinth, c14 foot high
overall. City of London Shield cast on the shaft with inscription on the plinth
below reading "14 & 15 VIC/C146". 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: TQ3395158129

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

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