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Eastfield Road Railway Embankment

Small grassland area with specialised plant species.

The grassland of the reserve represents a type of habitat with specialised plant species that has all but disappeared through changing land use. Plants of interest include bee orchid, yellow-wort and restharrow, and over 50 species have been recorded.

Due to the sensitivity of the site and the terms of the Trust's agreement to manage railway land, access is by special permit only.

Species and habitats


Nearby nature reserves

Killingholme Haven Pits
2 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Dawson City Clay Pits
5 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Paull Holme Strays Nature Reserve
5 miles - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

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Reserve information

Eastfield Road
North Killingholme
Map reference
TA 152171
Best time to visit
Apr - Jul
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Access by permit only
0.70 hectares
Permit required

No dogs allowed
Reserve manager
Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01507 526667


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