Monument record SNP 076 - Post Medieval quay north of Church Reach.

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Post Medieval quay north of Church Reach.


Grid reference Centred TM 41009 57138 (4m by 24m)
Map sheet TM45NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

The site of a Post Medieval quay, marked on the 1st edition 25" map. The remains of the quay are visible on aerial photographs at TM 41005713 (north of Church Reach), as a dark line (the shore has been eroded from behind it) with the depression of the access channel still apparent in the intertidal mud (S1). The remains of the quay appear to be being eroded steadily. (S2)
Also seen as part of field survey of coastal area - row of posts, possibly with parallel line c.2.5m to W. N-S. S3.
Marked as a quay in 1880 (S4), wharf in 1900 (S5) and gone by 1920 (S6).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 106G/UK/832 Frames 4138-4139.
  • <S2> Photograph: OS, AP. OS/72057 Frames 73-74.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. 2003. Assessment Report, Rapid Field Survey of the Suffolk Coast and Intertidal Zone. Everett
  • <S4> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. Ordnance Survey, 1st edition 1" map. Ist ed., c1880..
  • <S5> Map: OS. OS Map. 2nd ed., c1900..
  • <S6> Map: OS. OS Map. 3rd ed., 1920.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Oct 21 2004 4:56PM

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