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Little Doward Woods

A Woodland Trust wood
Wyastone Leys, nr Whitchurch

Little Doward Woods

Size:
82.39 ha (203.59 acres)
Grid ref:
SO538159
OS map sheets:
Explorer 14
OS Landranger 162
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Wood map

Features and attractions

  • Parking less than 500m away
  • Information on site
  • Good views
  • Mixed woodland
  • Special wildlife interest
  • Well worth a visit
  • Grassland

Part of the Wye Valley Woods, this woodland has impressive historical links, as a large hill fort with Bronze Age barrows testifies. Greater and lesser horseshoe bats roost in its limestone caves. Spot the nationally rare white beam tree.