Trailway (Shillingstone)

Track of the former Somerset & Dorset Railway now a long distance footpath and cycleway. This section runs from west of Shillingstone towards Stourpaine.

 

Site Name Trailway (Shillingstone)
Protection
  • Dorset Council
Interest
2
County Dorset
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Trailway (Shillingstone)

Trailway (Shillingstone)

50.90395041353, -2.2500566844366
Dorset Council
2
These are the habitat types that MAY be present on the site based on the species recorded there (top 10 only shown):
Phase 1 Habitat Types Description No of Species
A1.1

Broad-leaf Woodland

14
A1.3

Mixed Woodland

10
A2

Scrub

10
A1.2

Conifer Plantation

5
c3.1

Other tall herb & fen - ruderal

4
J1

Cultivated/disturbed land

4
B2

Neutral Grassland

3
B3

Calcareous Grassland

3
J3

Built-up areas

3
A3

Parkland /scattered trees

2
These are the number of species for NVC codes on the site - it DOES NOT mean that the NVC community is actually present on the site: it might be! (Top 10 only shown):
NVC Community Description No of Species
W08

Fraxinus excelsior - Acer campestre - Mercurialis perennis [Ash/Field Maple/Dog's Mercury] woodland

18
W09

Fraxinus excelsior - Sorbus aucuparia - Mercurialis perennis [Ash/Rowan/Dog's Mercury] woodland

16
W10

Quercus robur - Pteridium aquilinum - Rubus fruticosus [Pedunculate Oak/Bracken/Bramble] woodland

13
W21

Crataegus monogyna - Hedera helix [Hawthorn/Ivy] scrub

10
W22

Prunus spinosa - Rubus fruticosus [Blackthorn/Bramble] scrub

9
W07

Alnus - Fraxinus - Lysimachia nemorum [Alder/Ash/Yellow Pimpernel] woodland

8
W12

Fagus sylvatica - Mercurialis perennis [Beech/Dog's mercury] woodland

5
MG01

Arrhenatherum elatius [False Oat-grass] grassland

5
W06

Alnus glutinosa - Urtica dioica [Alder/common nettle] woodland

4
W23

Ulex europaeus - Rubus fruticosus (Gorse/Bramble) scrub

3
Site Diary
Project:
Diary Date Sort descending Notes Project Click for records and photos
24-03-14

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The number of species recorded per species group: