This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TG 25SW DORKING ROAD 6/5 Tadworth Coal Tax Post at NGR: TQ 23075469
Post. c1860. c3 foot high. Metal four legged plinth with chamfered pier above.
Moulded capital band with pyramidal top. City of London Corporation shield cast on the front with lettering on the pier reading "24 & 25/VICT CAP 42". Also on the bottom of the pier is an oval cast with lettering reading: "REGENT CANAL IRONWORKS LONDON. HENRY CRISSER 1861". 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: TQ2307054690
© Mr Christopher Fransella. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Fransella, Christopher
Rights Holder: Fransella, Christopher
Metal, Victorian Duty Post, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Furniture
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