Monument record IKN 103 - Three Post Medieval quarries, at least one for crag.

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Summary

Three quarries (at least one for crag), presumably of Post Medieval date, visible east and north of High Street. Formerly IKN 029

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 43658 55570 (544m by 209m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM45NW
Civil Parish IKEN, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Three quarries, one of which is recorded as an 'old crag pit' on the 1st edition 25" map (S1), are visible as earthworks north and east of High Street, at TM 43405583, TM 43755565 and TM 43905550 (S2). The quarries are presumably of Post Medieval date. The two easterly ones are being ploughed by 1969 (S3).
Formerly IKN 029

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/929 3306-3307.
  • <S2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 1st edition. circa 1884.
  • <S3> Photograph: OS, AP. OS/69011 14-15.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 6 2013 2:33PM

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