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Mayesbrook Park, South
 
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 2005
Declaring Authority: Borough of Barking & Dagenham
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: TQ 463 844
Location: Lodge Avenue, Dagenham. RM8
Owned by: Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Managed by: Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Lodge Ave, off the main A124 Longbridge Road or the B1423 Porters Ave, Dagenham.
Tube: Becontree and Upney.
Visitor facilities: The park provides over 40 hectares of open space with benches, picnic tables and weather shelters and is home to a number of the Borough's sports clubs.
The park features a well maintained footpath network and is accessible to wheelchairs. There are 6 pedestrian entrances, and two vehicular entrances, both from Lodge Avenue.
The Arena and Sport House car park is accessible from the Lodge Avenue opposite Neasham Road.
The lakes car park is also accessible from Lodge Avenue near the 'Roundhouse' roundabout.
What to see: An attractive nature reserve and a newly restored river landscape.  The southern section of the park features two large lakes which are rich in wildlife.
Habitats include adjacent recently planted woodland and rough grassland.

Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Mayesbrook Park Friends
Contact the Ranger Services.
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Ranger Services
Tel: 020 8227 2332
Email parksandcountryside@lbbd.gov.uk
or try
General enquiries
Email: 3000direct@lbbd.gov.uk
Tel: 020 8215 3000
Website address and other links: www.lbbd.gov.uk/LeisureArtsAndLibraries/Parksandcountryside/Pages/MayesbrookPark.aspx
alternatively try
www.lbbd.gov.uk and search for Maysbury Park South Local Nature Reserve





Last updated 06/03/13
 
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