Havenside LNR
Designated site name: Havenside LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  Biological
County: LINCOLNSHIRE Natural England Area Team: East Midlands (LNR)
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Date of Declaration: 28/03/2006 Declaring Authority: Boston Borough Council
Area (Ha): 18.91 Grid Reference: TF 351 413
Owned By:   Managed By:  
Location: Fishtoft, PE21
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)

Accessed by car via Fishtoft village, main entrance near Finn Forest, off Fishtoft Road. There is also another car park off Scalp Road, Fishtoft.

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: There is a superb mix of rough grassland with scrub and brambles, cattle grazed meadows, shallow seasonal ponds, estuary and mud flat. Located within the park is the Pilgrim Fathers' Memorial, marking the place formerly known as Scotia Creek where a group of puritans were arrested attempting to flee to religious freedom in 1607.

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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