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Berrick Trench
Site of Special Scientific Interest
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Area of Search Oxfordshire
Interest Biological
Area 2.1 hectares (5.2 acres)
Notification 1988
Location map Magic Map

Berrick Trench is a 2.1-hectare (5.2-acre) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest north of Nettlebed in Oxfordshire.

This is an ancient semi-natural beech wood on the slope of a dry valley in the Upper Chalk. There are many stools of ash, oak, beech, whitebeam, field maple and hazel. Woodland flowering plants include early purple orchid and early dog-violet.

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