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Tendring District Council, Cockaynes pit, TM0560021700
 
 
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Status: Essex Wildlife Trust reserve
Access: Open to public
Summary: Brownfield (ex gravel pit) but with establishes woodland.

Description: Largely exposed surfaces left after recent gravel extraction, but now becoming vegetated, small area of open water. Stream running through ?ancient woodland on W boundary, mixed woodland, with some heather adjacent, on N side.

Reason for interest: Part of the mosaic of ex gravel pits across NE Essex.

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page last edited on Tue Jan 3rd 2012 by site user 886