TQ3056 : Coal Tax Post

near to Netherne-on-The-Hill, Surrey, Great Britain

Coal Tax Post
Coal Tax Post
This is one of around 200 surviving coal tax posts, which can be found around the London area. Erected in 1861 to denote the boundary where a tax was levied on coal that crossed into London. All access routes into London had a coal tax post at the designated boundary from narrow country road to rail and canal (over which the majority of the coal was transported).
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Hywel Williams and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TQ3056, 28 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Geograph (First for TQ3056)
First in 5 Years (TPoint) ?
Date Taken
Friday, 1 July, 2005   (more nearby)
Friday, 1 July, 2005
Coal Tax Post   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 304 567 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:17.7074N 0:7.8244W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 303 567
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

This page has been viewed about 488 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register
donations welcome!