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Swithland Reservoir Leicestershire and Rutland

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Steve Daniels
11 March 2021
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Site Details

Reservoir near Quorn, south of Loughborough. Severn Trent Water Authority.

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Birding Sites in the Swithland Reservoir Area

Additional Site Details


Going south through Quorn turn right for Swithland at small roundabout just past Police Station. Turn right onto Kinchley Lane to grt to the dam or carry on and take next right (at crossroads) to reach the causeway.


View from adjacent roads only unless you have a water authority permit.


With care on roads.

Opening Times

Not applicable.

Key Areas / Routes

View gull roost from Kinchley Lane or dam.

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