Whittlewood Forest

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forest in the county of Northamptonshire in England

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English Whittlewood Forest

Whittlewood Forest is a former medieval hunting forest east of Silverstone in Northamptonshire in England. It is managed by the Woodland Trust.There are tracts of ancient woodland within the forest, and old ditch boundaries can be found at the edges of several of the individual woods. The area has been the subject of extensive academic historical research. An area of 400 hectares in seven different patches has been designated a biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). It is a Nature Conservation Review site, Grade 2.

Source: Whittlewood Forest


English Hazelborough Wood

Tracts of ancient woodland around a large area of the region making up the Whittlewood Forest. Bluebells can be found in mid-spring.

Last Edit2017-01-04
fr forêt de Whittlewoodja ホイットルウッドの森
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