Maiden Castle

Aspect Detail
Area Western Dorset
Manager National Trust
Geology Chalk
Habitat Downland and Escarpment

I have lived in Dorset since 2006 and I can not believe I have not yet visited Maiden Castle, it is something I must do soon!

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These are some photographs of species seen at this site that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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RT @stilts38: Plenty of these guy's at Maiden castle at the moment...
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22/01/2017 - 18:30
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RT @stilts38: Corn Bunting, Maiden Castle, Dorset
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26/06/2017 - 16:30
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The house sparrow is best differentiated from it's cousin the tree sparrow by its black bib which...
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Retweet 16/07/2017 - 21:00 RT @birdygirl46: Corn Bunting at Maiden Castle, Dorset @DorsetBirdClub @JoKingDevon @MarkDobinson1 @markrabailey @tony_skyrme @plymptonbird… No
Retweet 26/06/2017 - 16:30 RT @stilts38: Corn Bunting, Maiden Castle, Dorset Yes view
Mike Hetherington 02/05/2017 - 13:15 Corn Bunting in full voice: one of at least 3 singing males at Maiden Castle @EnglishHeritage #Dorset #birds No
Martin Wood 22/01/2017 - 18:30 RT @stilts38: Plenty of these guy's at Maiden castle at the moment... Yes view
Ian Andrews Yes view
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Name of reserve or wildlife hot-spot Maiden Castle
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