October 1994 – vol. 87, issue 10, pp 488–491 On 17th February 1993, following a report of bird carcases on the shoreline at Landguard Point, Suffolk, the area was surveyed by NO. A few emaciated Common Guillemots Uria aalge were found and, on part of the Harwich harbour shore inside the spit, the carcase of a Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus was discovered. It was on the third tideline up the beach and would have been washed ashore a... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.