By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 52° 15.606 W 001° 36.815 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
London Coal Tax Posts
 allows ratings
Description:
Coal tax posts are iron posts or granite obelisks that were erected after 1861 to mark the boundary of London (England) for taxation purposes. They form a ring around the city at about 15 miles/20km radius. About 200 are still in existence.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 48 Page: 1 of 2 prev<<<[12]>>>next
Image for Coal Post 47 - Watfordview gallery

SESE107.2 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 47 - Watford

in London Coal Tax Posts

A relocated coal tax post in New Street, Watford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member vw_k

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 10/28/2008

last visited: 6/6/2015

Image for Coal Post 48 - Watfordview gallery

SESE107.2 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 48 - Watford

in London Coal Tax Posts

One of two relocated coal tax posts in Watford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member vw_k

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 10/28/2008

last visited: 6/7/2015

Image for Coal Post 55 - Rickmansworth Road, Batchworth Heath Hertsview gallery

SESE107.3 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 55 - Rickmansworth Road, Batchworth Heath Herts

in London Coal Tax Posts

40m south of The Prince of Wales at the side of a busy road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pfoagain

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/11/2011

last visited: never

Image for Coal Post 45 - River Colne, Waterfields, Watford, Herts.view gallery

SESE107.5 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 45 - River Colne, Waterfields, Watford, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

Really easy to find, but oddly, easily missed!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/1/2010

last visited: 2/7/2011

Image for Coal Post 46 - Water Lane, Watford, Herts.view gallery

SESE107.7 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 46 - Water Lane, Watford, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

Nobody likes taxes, but that is no reason to treat this Coal Post like this!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/1/2010

last visited: 7/7/2011

Image for Coal Post 38 - Shenley Lane, London Colney, Herts.view gallery

SESE108.5 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 38 - Shenley Lane, London Colney, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

Located at the side of the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/13/2010

last visited: 1/8/2013

Image for Coal Post 43 - Watling Street, Radlett.view gallery

SESE108.6 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 43 - Watling Street, Radlett.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post is in full view of the old Roman road passing through Radlett.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2010

last visited: 4/21/2010

Image for Coal Post 42 - just off Watling Street, Radlett, Herts.view gallery

SESE108.6 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 42 - just off Watling Street, Radlett, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post is visible from the street although you can't get a good look without entering a private garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/14/2010

last visited: never

Image for Coal Post 39 - Harper Laneview gallery

SESE108.6 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 39 - Harper Lane

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post sits at the north side of the road between Radlett and the London Colney access to the M25.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 4/21/2010

Image for Coal post 40 - Harper Lane.view gallery

SESE108.8 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal post 40 - Harper Lane.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post sits at the south side of the road between Radlett and the London Colney access to the M25.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 4/21/2010

Image for Coal Post 37 - High Street, London Colney.view gallery

SESE108.8 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 37 - High Street, London Colney.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post sits on the south side of the road next to the bridge carrying London Colney High Street over the River Colne.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/8/2010

last visited: 3/2/2012

Image for Coal Post 36 - River Colne, Church Lane, Colney Heathview gallery

SESE109 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 36 - River Colne, Church Lane, Colney Heath

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post stands by the side of a narrow stretch of the River Colne.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2010

last visited: never

Image for Coal Post 44 - Watling Street, Radlett.view gallery

SESE109.1 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 44 - Watling Street, Radlett.

in London Coal Tax Posts

Coal post 44 stands at the side of this old Roman road in partial view.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2010

last visited: 4/21/2010

Image for Coal Post 41 - Shenleybury / Harperbury, Herts.view gallery

SESE109.6 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 41 - Shenleybury / Harperbury, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post is hidden away and neglected.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/13/2010

last visited: 7/23/2010

Image for Coal post 35 - Colney Heath.view gallery

SESE109.6 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal post 35 - Colney Heath.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post stand in a patch of open ground not far from the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: never

Image for Coal post 34 - Colney Heath.view gallery

SESE109.8 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal post 34 - Colney Heath.

in London Coal Tax Posts

Coal post 34 would be easily missed.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: never

Image for Coal Post 51 - Potter Street Hill, Oxhey, Herts.view gallery

SESE109.8 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 51 - Potter Street Hill, Oxhey, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post stands at the top of the hill in a quiet area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/21/2010

last visited: 8/31/2011

Image for Coal post 33 - Coursers Road.view gallery

SESE110.1 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal post 33 - Coursers Road.

in London Coal Tax Posts

Coal post 33 is on a dangerous bend on Coursers Lane.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: never

Image for Number 65 - Uxbridge, England, UKview gallery

SESE110.6 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsNumber 65 - Uxbridge, England, UK

in London Coal Tax Posts

An emblem mounted on the south side of the bridge over the Colne River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/3/2008

last visited: 11/30/2010

Image for Coal Post 49 - Oxhey Lane, South Oxhey, Herts.view gallery

SESE111.2 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 49 - Oxhey Lane, South Oxhey, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

Coal post 49 stands at the side of the road and is easily spotted.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/28/2010

last visited: 4/7/2010

Image for Coal Post 31 - Potters Bar, Herts.view gallery

SESE114.4 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 31 - Potters Bar, Herts.

in London Coal Tax Posts

This coal post is rather awkward to spot. There is no public access to it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2010

last visited: never

Image for Coal Tax Post #84 - Egham, Surreyview gallery

SESE118.4 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Tax Post #84 - Egham, Surrey

in London Coal Tax Posts

Coal tax post located on south bank of River Thames to west of the Staines Bridge and is accessible along footpath.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/25/2010

last visited: 4/11/2017

Image for Coal Tax Post #85 - The Causeway - Egham, Surreyview gallery

SESE118.9 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Tax Post #85 - The Causeway - Egham, Surrey

in London Coal Tax Posts

Coal tax post located near west end of Staines bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/25/2010

last visited: 4/11/2017

Image for Coal Tax Post #86 - Egham, Surreyview gallery

SESE118.9 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Tax Post #86 - Egham, Surrey

in London Coal Tax Posts

Coal tax post located on traffic island near Staines bridge end of The Hythe.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/25/2010

last visited: 4/11/2017

Image for Coal Post 103view gallery

SESE130.4 km

Log it!

London Coal Tax PostsCoal Post 103

in London Coal Tax Posts

Close to road, not so busy this one...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member AngelPick1

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/24/2009

last visited: 4/15/2015

Total Records: 48 Page: 1 of 2 prev<<<[12]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)