Attested: RC Tinea
Where: Spurn Head, TA397105, across the mouth of the Humber estuary, located by its position in RC’s list of harbour estuaries.
Name origin: Latin tinea ‘gnawing worm’, named for its shape.
Notes: See under Τινα for other river-mouth promontories with similar names.
Last Edited: 25 June 2016