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Stanton's Pit Nature Reserve

Stanton's Pit Nature Reserve

Witham-on-the-Hill, Bourne, PE10 0JN

Stanton Pits Nature Reserve is a former sand quarry gifted by the former owner, Mr Stanton, as a nature reserve in 1996. Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust maintains the location, is open all year round, with excellent views from the plateau.


Stanton's Pit Nature Reserve is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

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  • 23/01/22

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Weather forecast for Thurlby Youth Hostel (4.2 miles away) updated 22/01/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Northants Amateur Astronomers Informal Meeting and Observing

    Tuesday 1st February 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    Geddington Village Hall, Geddington, NN14 1AZ (23.1 miles away)

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  • Peterborough Astronomical Society meeting and observing (telescope workshop)

    Thursday 3rd February 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Sacrewell Heritage Farm, Peterborough, PE8 6HJ (11.0 miles away)

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  • Stanion & Northants Astronomy Club meeting and observing

    Friday 4th February 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Brigstock Village Hall, Brigstock, NN14 3ET (20.5 miles away)

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  • Northants Amateur Astronomers Group Meeting

    Tuesday 15th February 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    Geddington Village Hall, Geddington, NN14 1AZ (23.1 miles away)

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  • Practical Astronomy with Nottingham Astronomical Society

    Thursday 17th February 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Burnside Hall - Plumtree, Nottingham, NG12 5ND (27.8 miles away)

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