Bassleton Wood and The Holmes

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Coordinates: 54°32′10″N 1°19′16″W / 54.536°N 1.321°W / 54.536; -1.321

Bassleton Wood and The Holmes is a Local Nature Reserve in the town of Thornaby-on-Tees, in the borough of Stockton-on-Tees, England.[1][2]

Bassleton Wood is an ancient woodland. The Holmes follows the course of the River Tees and provides a haven for wildlife such as roe deer have been seen within the nature reserve. Within The Holmes there is a wildlife pond that features some of the most rare species in northern England.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bassleton Wood and The Holmes". Local Nature Reserves. Natural England. 
  2. ^ "Map of Bassleton Wood and The Holmes". Local Nature Reserves. Natural England.