Abbott Clough Woodland

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

Description

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.

Condition Assessment

Abbott Clough Woodland Condition Assessment

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