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Barnes Common
 
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
London
Year of Declaration: 1992
Declaring Authority: Borough of Richmond- upon-Thames
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 225 760
Location: Vine Road, London, SW13 0NE
Owned by: Church
Managed by: Richmond-upon-Thames, assisted by the Friends of Barnes Common.
Description:

 (click the image to view the full size version in a new window)Photo credit: Charlotte Williams

Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Car- Vine Road off the Main A205 Upper Richmond Road W.
Bus, 33, 72, 265, 485
Train to Barnes Station.

Visitor facilities: Football Pitch (full)
Historic features
Nature trail
What to see: Habitats include acid grassland and woodland.
Barnes Common is a peaceful area of open grassland, trees and woodland. It is an excellent place to see Green Woodpeckers, as well as the white-flowered Burnet Rose.

Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Friends of Barnes Common
http://barnescommon.org.uk/
Barnes Common
Barnes
London
SW13 0HT

Email info@barnescommon.org.uk
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Parks and Open Spaces Team
Telephone: 08456 122 660
Email: parks@richmond.gov.uk
Website address and other links: www.richmond.gov.uk/home/leisure_and_culture/parks_and_open_spaces/park_details.htm?parkId=147
alternatively try
www.richmond.gov.uk and search for Barnes Common Local Nature Reserve




Last updated 28/02/13
Additional information:

 (click the image to view the full size version in a new window)Photo credit: Tasha Hunter

 

 (click the image to view the full size version in a new window)Reedbeds.
Photo credit: Charlotte Williams

 
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