Monument record COV 117 - Two quarry pits of unknown date, visible as earthworks.

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Two quarry pits of unknown date, visible as earthworks east of Covehithe and under threat from coastal erosion.


Grid reference Centred TM 52745 82068 (154m by 321m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM58SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Two quarry pits, of unknown date, visible as earthworks at TM 527819 and TM 527820, either side of the road east out of Covehithe. The southern pit is much smaller than the north pit, however, both are at risk from coastal erosion. (S1)
Initially numbered as COV 058 during pilot survey of intertial area. Re-numbered Nov 2004

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. AC/165 Frames 5060-5061.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Nov 10 2004 1:31AM

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