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Chaddesden Wood and Lime Lane Wood
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Derbyshire
Natural England
Regional Team:
East Midlands
Year of Declaration: 1991
Declaring Authority: Derby City Council
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: SK 383 390
Location: Oakwood, Derby
Owned by: Deby City Council
Managed by: Chaddesden Wood Management Advisory Group (Derby City Council and others)
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: 3.3miles North East of Derby centre. A609 Mansfield Road. Right down Bishops Drive. Left onto Silverburn Drive.
Visitor facilities: Nature Trail with 10 points of interest. Wheelchair access at 3 of the 6 entrances. Derby Rambers club.
What to see: Variety of Trees and fungi. Also birds, bats and butterflies. Chaddesden Wood is special because it is one of two ancient woodlands in the city of Derby.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Friends of Chaddesden Woods
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: Derby Parks Tel: 01332 293111 Email:
Website address and other links:
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