Site: Abbott Clough
Location: Blackburn Road, Intack, Oswaldtwistle
Grid Reference: SD 7111 2820
Size of site: 1.98 hectares
Initial Planting Year: 1979 Age: 41 years
The woodland forms the eastern side of a small river clough on the northern side of Blackburn Road (opposite Wynsors Shoes). Originally planted with broadleaf species by Lancashire County Council in 1979 following reclamation of adjoining derelict paintworks. The site adjoins a landscape belt of major employment site currently under development. Main road frontage. Housing estate and primary school (in Blackburn) to west.