Monument record IKN 100 - Two Post Medieval quarry pits.

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Summary

Two quarry pits (at least one probably for sand extraction in 1837), probably of Post Medieval date, visible near Hill Farm. Formerly IKN 027

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 42033 55202 (164m by 183m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM45NW
Civil Parish IKEN, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Two quarry pits, visible as earthworks west and southwest of Hill Farm, at TM 41985527 and TM 42105515.(S1) The 1st Edition 1" (published 1837) suggests that the westerly pit was used for sand extraction and a Post Medieval date seems likely for both pits.(S2)
Formerly IKN 027

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/832 3153-3154.
  • <S2> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. Ordnance Survey, 1st edition 1" map. Published 1837.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 6 2013 2:29PM

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