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Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
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EFC Centre at Wat Tyler Country ParkWe are open today

We are normally open to the public on Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays 11am-4pm, check. We are also open on Wednesdays 10am-4pm.
Spring recording Record your Robin Record Common Frog Rana temporaria
Record Alexanders Smyrnium olusatrum Record Tawny Mining Bee Andrena fulva
Record Dark-edged Bee Fly Bombylius major
Record Spring Flower Bee Anthophora plumipes
Record cuckoo bee Melecta albifrons

Geology Site Account

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Lexden Springs Nature Reserve, LEXDEN , Colchester District, TL973253, General geological site

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Site name: Lexden Springs Nature Reserve

Grid reference: TL 973 253

Brief description of site:

In Spring Lane, off Lexden Road, is a patch of ancient meadowland which is generally rich in wild flowers. Here a natural spring issues from the junction of the Kesgrave Sands and Gravels and the underlying London Clay.

The reserve is owned and managed by Colchester Borough Council and is accessible at all times. Car parking is available in Spring Lane.

See also the site account for Lexden Gathering Grounds.

 

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