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Owston Ferry Castle
 
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Lincolnshire
Natural England
Regional Team:
Yorkshire and the Humber
Year of Declaration: 2005
Declaring Authority: North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary)
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: SE 804 002
Location: Castle Hill is located in Owston Ferry village, DN9 1AY
Owned by: North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary)
Managed by: North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary)
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: The site is directly behind St Martin's Church in the small village of Owston Ferry, Isle of Axholme.
Visitor facilities: Road parking, public footpath and trails throughout site. Information boards. Site improvements underway to include picnic area, pond dipping facility.
What to see: The meadow habitat attracts many birds and butterflies. A section of the site is a Scheduled Ancient Monument dating back to the 11 Century.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Council Countryside Volunteers www.northlincs.gov.uk/leisure/countryside/volunteers/
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: K Perry Tel. (01724) 297028

or try

The Environment Team
North Lincolnshire Council
Church Square House
PO Box 42
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire
DN15 6XQ

Tel: 01724 297000

Email: environment.team@northlincs.gov.uk.

Website address and other links: www.northlincs.gov.uk/leisure/countryside/managementprojects/owstonferrycastlelocalnaturereserve/

or try

www.northlincs.gov.uk and search for Owston Ferry Castle Local Nature Reserve

Last Updated: 25/01/2013
 
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