TQ4792 : Tree line path Hainault Forest Country Park

taken 8 years ago, near to Hainault, Redbridge, Great Britain

Tree line path Hainault Forest Country Park
Tree line path Hainault Forest Country Park
Once a royal forest much was laid to waste following an Act of Parliament in 1851 which authorised the cutting down and removal of the trees. This devastation led a local politician, Edward North Buxton, and local people to set about saving the forest. It is now owned and managed by the Woodland Trust. The forest consists of hornbeam pollards, oaks and ash trees. Hainault is a unique site as it features open heathland some of which has been planted up and the dense woodland of the ancient forest.

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TQ4792, 66 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 28 December, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 6 January, 2010
Category
Tree-lined road   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 47736 92722 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.8368N 0:7.9409E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 47703 92693
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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