Sawcliffe LNR
Designated site name: Sawcliffe LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  Both
County: LINCOLNSHIRE Natural England Area Team: Yorkshire & Northern Lincolnshire (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 29/06/2005 Declaring Authority: North Lincolnshire District Council
Area (Ha): 14.86 Grid Reference: SE 906 132
Owned By:  North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary) Managed By:  North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary)
Location: Scunthorpe, DN15
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 car follow the signs for the A1077. Before the Dragonby turn off which is half way up the hill, take a sharp right to a small parking area. There are bus stops next to the reserve entrance.

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: The site was an ironstone mine which was filled in and planted with 7000 trees including 5600 mixed broadleaf trees, 1000 Scots pine and European larch.

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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