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Railway Wood Co Durham

A Woodland Trust wood
Fence Houses

Railway Wood Co Durham

4.83 ha (11.94 acres)
Grid ref:
OS map sheets:
Explorer 308
OS Landranger 88
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Features and attractions

  • Broadleaved woodland
  • Local parking difficult
  • New wood – less than 10 years old

Fence House Woods consist of Morton Wood and Railway Wood, which lie between the railway line and Morton House. Both woods were acquired by the Trust in 1999 and cover a total area of 9.72ha. Well used but have suffered vandalism at times.