Charnwood Forest and its environs
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Charnwood Forest and its environs by Marcus Paul Dare

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Published by Edgar Backus in Leicester (44/46 Cank street) .
Written in English


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Statementillustrated with photographs by R.W. Harvey, Lawrence A. Kellett, and G.M. Henton, with plans by the author, and an ordnance map of the district.
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Open LibraryOL17431765M

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Charnwood Forest is England’s unexpected uplands. Having been created in a volcanic eruption million years ago in the oceans near the South Pole, Charnwood has developed rich layers of heritage. Its landscape is defined by granite-topped hills, wooded valleys, heathlands and grasslands. CHARNWOOD FOREST AND ITS HISTORIANS 3 the Outwoods, White Horse wood and the oaks growing about Charley hall and in Bradgate park, there were scarcely any trees left. Potter, in his History of Charnwood, tells us that the last Swainmote Court in Charnwood was held in the middle of the seventeenth century. In medieval Leicestershire at least there was a strong relationship between extant woodland, especially sites recorded as woodland by Domesday Book, and the establishment of hunting parks. Woodland in parks provided cover for the deer, grazing for wild and domestic stock alike, and . Charnwood Forest is England’s ‘unexpected upland’. Having been created in a volcanic eruption million years ago in the oceans near the South Pole, Charnwood has developed rich layers of heritage. Its landscape is defined by granite-topped hills, wooded valleys, heathlands and.

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With its distinctive scenery of rolling hills and stark, craggy knolls, Charnwood Forest in Leicestershire has long been regarded as one of the classic areas of British geology. This book and map pack holds a scale geological map while the accompanying booklet explains the events that have happened in this area during the past COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. SECTION 5 – NATURAL AND SEMI NATURAL OPEN SPACE Charnwood Forest is a particularly important resource in the Borough. This resource pay special attention to impacts upon Charnwood Forest and its environs and to support the National Forest Strategy • SO to maintain and enhance the range of ecological sites, habitats and. Charnwood Forest is an area in north-western Leicestershire, England, near Leicester, Loughborough, and Coalville.. Although called a forest, it is extremely varied, with many different areas. It has 45 sites of geological or wildlife interest. Above all, it is the only site in Europe where the Ediacaran fossil Charnia is found.. The area has some extensive tracts of woodland.