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Coal Duty Obelisk Next to Bridge over Stream

A Grade II Listed Building in Goffs Oak, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7255 / 51°43'31"N

Longitude: -0.1074 / 0°6'26"W

OS Eastings: 530814

OS Northings: 204665

OS Grid: TL308046

Mapcode National: GBR KCG.X7R

Mapcode Global: VHGPV.3W2N

Plus Code: 9C3XPVGV+52

Entry Name: Coal Duty Obelisk Next to Bridge over Stream

Listing Date: 8 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157316

ID on this website: 101296383

Location: Newgate Street, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, SG13

County: Hertfordshire

District: Broxbourne

Electoral Ward/Division: Goffs Oak

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Goff's Oak St James

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Tagged with: Coal-tax post Coal duty marker

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(south side)
Hammond Street
Coal Duty Obelisk
next to bridge over
TL 30SW : 4/1


1861 to mark boundary of London coal duty, one of seven in
district. Painted cast iron, about one and a half metres high.
square post with flat pyramid top, chamfered corners and roll-
moulded knecking. Raised amorial plaque with painted cross (City
of London arms). (W Branch Johnson (1970), 82-84).

Listing NGR: TL3081404665

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