Landfill companies, small trusts, etc.
Grid ref: TQ 560 812 (click for o/s map)
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A restored former clay pit near Aveley. A network of paths leads around several lakes, some of which are used for angling. Wetland birds breed in the dense vegetation around the lakes and it is a good place for dragonflies in summer.
On Romford Road just north of Aveley.
373 buses, running half-hourly from Romford to Grays via Upminster station, run past the entrance from Romford Road.
Accessible at all times.
Spring for birdsong; summer for flying insects and birds about with their young.