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Foots Cray Meadows
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 2002
Declaring Authority: London Borough of Bexley
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 478 717
Location: Leafield Lane, London Borough of Bexley. DA14
Owned by: London Borough Of Bexley
Managed by: London Borough Of Bexley
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Between the A223 North Cray Road, Bexley High Street, Albany Park and Rectory Lane, Footscray.
Train - Albany Park or Bexley
Bus - Bexley Village: 132, 726.
Footscray: 21, 51, 233, 492
From Albany Park use Riverside Road or St Andrews Road. From Bexley use footpath from Manor Road beneath rail footbridge. From Footscray use stable block car park in Rectory Lane or park in Baugh Road south of All Saints Church.
Parking also at Water Lane, St James Way or Leafield Lane all off North Cray Road. "
Visitor facilities: No toilets but White Cross Inn is near Water Lane entrance/exit.
Green Flag award
What to see: Foots Cray Meadows provide a wealth of diverse habitats for flora and fauna. It consists of a rolling landscape, ancient woodland, the River Cray and its adjacent woodlands and wildflower margins.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Friends of Foots Cray Meadows
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Borough of Bexley
Parks and Open Spaces
Tel: 020 8303 7777
General enquiries
Website address and other links:
alternatively try and search for Foots Cray Meadows Local Nature Reserve

See also RSPB website

Last updated 24/03/2015
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