Monument record MTN 040 - Wreck of a small boat of unknown date.

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Wreck of a small boat in the inter-tidal zone of the Deben, Melton


Grid reference Centred TM 28063 49393 (9m by 13m)
Map sheet TM24NE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

The wreck of a small boat is visible in the inter-tidal zone of the River Deben at Melton, adjacent to the northern sea bank at TM 280694939. The visible remains of the boat measure roughly 1.5m in length and the stucture appears to be timber. (S1) Remains of the wreck may still be visible on aerial photographs from 1980. (S2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/832 4070-4071 23-SEP-1945.
  • <S2> Photograph: OS, AP. NMR OS/80065 008-009 10-MAY-1980.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 20 2013 12:06PM

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