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London Coal Duty Marker on County Boundary on West Railway Embankment About 270 Metres South of Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford Rural, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6177 / 51°37'3"N

Longitude: -0.379 / 0°22'44"W

OS Eastings: 512325

OS Northings: 192234

OS Grid: TQ123922

Mapcode National: GBR 4B.R43

Mapcode Global: VHFST.DL0P

Plus Code: 9C3XJJ9C+3C

Entry Name: London Coal Duty Marker on County Boundary on West Railway Embankment About 270 Metres South of Road

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158987

Location: Watford Rural, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, HA5

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Watford Rural

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxhey All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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South Oxhey

10/342 London Coal Duty Marker
on County Boundary on W
Railway Embankment about
270m S of road


City of London coal Duty Marker. 1851. Cast by Falkirk Iron Co. Ltd.
Square stone base with chamfered top to cast-iron square with 4 open
panels and a moulded cornice above which rises a short obelisk, the
whole one and a half to two metres high. Marked extent of coal duty,
originally 20 miles circumference from General Post Office, moved in
1861 to point on boundary of Metropolitan Police District. See Stockers
House, STOCKERS FARM ROAD, Rickmansworth Parish.

Listing NGR: TQ1232592234

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