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  • Ferrybridge and Portland Harbour

    Visiting Information: 
    Location Map: 

    The blue pin mark the approximate centre of the reserve, the yellow pin(s) mark the approximate locations of parking places that enable you to access the reserve.

    Nearby Sites: 

    These are sites near to the one you selected. Distances given are VERY approximate! Click any photograph to go to the full details of that site.

    • Approximate Distance: 3 miles

      Once clay pits for the local brick works now beautifully transformed into a water garden which is home to the national water lily collection


       

    • Approximate Distance: 3 miles

      A disused stone quarry providing a dramatic landscape, wonderful views and abundant nature interest.


       

    • Approximate Distance: 3 miles

      Lots of flowers and insects, fantastic views, an insight into the history of Portland stone extraction and a look at some sculptures!


       

    • Approximate Distance: 3 miles

      Extensive reed beds, open water and scrapes at the mouth of the River Wey that always has something of interest to offer.


       

    • Approximate Distance: 3 miles

      Grassland and scrub at the high end of Portland affording marvellous views of the Purbeck coast


       

       

    • Approximate Distance: 4 Miles

       A disused quarry now a superb wildlife site managed by Butterfly Conservation Dorset.


       

    • Approximate Distance: 4 Miles

      One of two RSPB reserves in Weymouth renowned for its wintering birds but an ideal place to visit all year round.