Barnwell East LNR
Designated site name: Barnwell East LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  Biological
County: CAMBRIDGESHIRE Natural England Area Team: West Anglia (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 17/10/1994 Declaring Authority: Cambridge City Council
Area (Ha): 2.61 Grid Reference: TL 479 582
Owned By:  Cambridge City Council Managed By:  Cambridge City Council
Location: Cambridge. CB1 3HU
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

By road - east of Barnwell Road or turn left off Coldhams Lane into Nuttings Road cul-de-sac. Foot/cycle - entrances on Uphall Road and Barnwell Road.
Bus route Citi 3.

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: Habitats include grassland, scrub and pond.
Species include blackthorn, hawthorn and wild rose scrub.
Bee orchids in early summer.
Birds include blackcap, willow warblers, redwings and fieldfares. Frogs and toads breed on site and grass snakes occur. Butterflies include common blue and meadow brown.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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