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Railway Plantation

A Woodland Trust wood
Runcorn

Railway Plantation

Size:
1.85 ha (4.57 acres)
Grid ref:
SJ556812
OS map sheets:
Explorer 275
OS Landranger 108
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Wood map

Features and attractions

  • Broadleaved woodland
  • Parking less than 500m away

This small narrow strip of broadleaved woodland is a hidden gem on the outskirts of Runcorn. It’s a great place to have a wander amongst mature oak, sycamore, Norway maple and silver birch trees. The woodland floor is carpeted with wildflowers (particularly bluebells and ramsons) in spring, and its varied tree species create some stunning autumn colour.