ASH BANK THORNE
SOUTH YORKSHIRE (Thorne), (SW)
National Grid SE 6862 1294 0o0´/0o0´ N/A ha 3m, ancient flood defence bank now a public right of way
Anytime, autumn and spring especially (February 1992, 27.11.94, 26.2.95, 11.5.95, 9-17.8.95)
Birding Site Guide
This path makes a good few miles (3.6km) walk along the canal and up to a community wooded areas. Park by the Canal Tavern in Thorne (see grid ref above) and follow the Stainforth and Keadby Canal w to Stainforth. The birds are generally just commoner species, including Kingfisher. The site has however had Waxwing, Marsh Harrier and Firecrest in the past.
Author: BSG, Colin Wall