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Beckton District Park

74ac/30ha  

Grid ref: TQ 419 814 (click for o/s map)


Updated 10/12/2020.

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An urban park landscaped by Newham Council in the early 1980s. A good range of habitats have been created, including a lake, areas of scrub and woodland, and a wildflower meadow. The lake supports common breeding waterfowl, including mute swan. The broad belts of native trees and shrubs provide valuable habitat for birds. .

Visiting

In Beckton just north of London City Airport. Access from Tollgate Road, which links Manor Way (A13) with Woolwich Manor (A117), or from Stansfeld Road.

A few minutes walk from Royal Albert DLR station via Stansfeld Road.

Open dawn to dusk


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