Monument record IKN 064 - Possible eroded oyster pits of unknown date.

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Possible eroded oyster pits, of unknown date, north of Iken Cliff.


Grid reference Centred TM 40184 56330 (23m by 41m)
Map sheet TM45NW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Rectilinear depressions of unknown date are visible in 1945 in the intertidal mud north of Iken Cliff, at TM 401563. The features are located off the southern tip of an intertidal island on which are possible oyster pits and may be the eroded remains of similar pits. They are not apparent on 1972 photography. (S1-2)
Initially numbered as IKN 019 during pilot survey of intertial area. Re-numbered Nov 2004

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 106G/UK/832 Frames 3150-3151.
  • <S2> Photograph: OS, AP. OS/72057 Frames 97-98.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 6 2013 2:14PM

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