Askham Bog

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Askham Bog
Site of Special Scientific Interest
Area of Search North Yorkshire
Grid reference SE 575481
Area 110.7 acres (44.8 ha)
Notification 1961
Location map Natural England

Askham Bog is an area of peat bog in the Vale of York in North Yorkshire, England, south of the city of York, north of Copmanthorpe and close to Askham Bryan and Askham Richard.

Part of the bog is maintained by the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust as a nature reserve and is their oldest reserve.[1]


  1. ^ "Askham Bog". Yorkshire Wildlife Trust. Retrieved 27 June 2012. 

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Coordinates: 53°55′32″N 1°07′27″W / 53.92564°N 1.12428°W / 53.92564; -1.12428