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