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Stoke Tunnel Cutting, Ipswich
Site of Special Scientific Interest
Railway line, Stoke Park - - 1237008.jpg
Area of Search Suffolk
Interest Geological
Area 2.2 hectares
Notification 1990
Location map Magic Map

Stoke Tunnel Cutting, Ipswich is a 2.2 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Ipswich in Suffolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site.

This fossiliferous site dates to the late Marine Isotope Stage 7, around 190,000 years ago. It is part of a high level terrace of the River Orwell and it has European pond tortoises, lions, mammoths, woolly rhinoceroses, horses and voles.

There is no public access to the site.

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