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London Coal Duty Marker Adjoining South Corner of Garden to Queens Head Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Colney Heath, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7378 / 51°44'16"N

Longitude: -0.2538 / 0°15'13"W

OS Eastings: 520671

OS Northings: 205786

OS Grid: TL206057

Mapcode National: GBR J9Y.2MR

Mapcode Global: VHGPR.KL55

Entry Name: London Coal Duty Marker Adjoining South Corner of Garden to Queens Head Public House

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103021

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163546

Location: Colney Heath, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Civil Parish: Colney Heath

Built-Up Area: Colney Heath

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Colney Heath St Mark

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(north west side)

11/11 London Coal Duty Marker
adjoining S corner of
- garden to Queens Head P.H.


London coal duty marker, erected 1861-2 to mark the limit of coal
duty in the London area. Cast iron post, painted white. About
one and a half metres high. Chamfered corners. Roll mouldings
form capital. Front has City of London crest and inscription:
'24 & 25 Vict Cap 42'. Maker's mark on plinth: Henry Grissell
iron works, Regents Canal, London. One of four in parish. A
very well preserved example, probably the best in Hertfordshire.

Listing NGR: TL2067105786

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

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