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Ouse Washes RSPB Cambridgeshire

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View from Welches Dam Hide.
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View from Welches Dam Hide.

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Jointly managed by RSPB and the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Peterborough.

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Telephone: 01354 680212


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RSPB/Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre is at Welches Dam (TL470859&ar=y), signposted from Manea village. From the A141 Chatteris–March road follow the B1093 WSW; from the A142 Chatteris bypass follow B1098 WNW then take minor road to right just after Horseway (or continue to Manea via B1093).


Surfaced car park at TL470859&ar=y.


Ten hides always open. RSPB/WT visitor centre open weekends. No entrance fee. Toilets in the car park.

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