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Woodlands

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 114 Collections and/or Records:

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Hatfield Forest 9: 3 June 1999 to 7 April 2004, 1999-06-03 - 2004-04-07

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/Hatfield9
Scope and Contents

Contains detailed notes on coppicing in this important Essex forest.

Dates: 1999-06-03 - 2004-04-07
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Hayley Wood 1: 23 July 1972 to 1 May 1973, 1971 - 1972

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/HaWo1
Scope and Contents

The progress of Dutch Elm Disease among the trees is recorded. The notebook also contains data about the distribution of bluebells and oxlips in the wood, recorded using tallies.

Dates: 1971 - 1972
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Hayley Wood 5: 16 November 1975 to 20 July 1976, 1975-11-16 - 1976-07-20

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/HaWo5
Scope and Contents

This notebook includes an account of a deer-count in the wood [373-376]. Beaters drove the deer from cover. Rackham also records [391] a conversation with G. F. Hughes, who reported that the hares were causing more damage through eating young shoots than deer.

Dates: 1975-11-16 - 1976-07-20
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Hayley Wood 39: 15 March 2014 to 8 November 2014, 2014-03-15 - 2014-11-08

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/HaWo39
Scope and Contents

A pasted-in map at [3156] shows the dates of recent coppicing activity in particular areas. There are observations of ash die-back in the wood.

Dates: 2014-03-15 - 2014-11-08
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Holbrook Park, East Suffolk, dated 6 April 1973, 1973-04-06

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/Holbrook
Scope and Contents

The notebook contains notes on the distribution of tree species, with a sketch map. Chestnut and oak are two important tree types in this location.

Dates: 1973-04-06
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Lake District 1, Cumbria: October 1991, 1991-10-09 - 1991-10-10

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/LakeDistrict1
Scope and Contents

Contains notes on different varieties of trees growing in this locality, as well as comments on the soil and the terrain. This includes: Keskadale oaks, Birkrigg oaks, Borrowdale Great Wood, Seatoller Wood, Low Stile Wood and Watendlath.

Dates: 1991-10-09 - 1991-10-10
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Lake District 2, Westmoreland: October 1991 to May 2006, 1991-10-09 - 2006-05-12

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC/14/6/2/2/LakeDistrict2
Scope and Contents

Contains notes on different varieties of trees growing in this locality, as well as comments on the soil and the terrain. This includes: Brigsteer Park, Staveley Woods, High Wood, Beddard's Wood.

Dates: 1991-10-09 - 2006-05-12
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Marks Hall 1: 23 May 1975 to 17 April 1991, 1975-05-23 - 1991-04-17

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/MarksHall1
Scope and Contents

The notebook contains general topographical description, as well as detailed description of the condition of individual trees, such as the 'Markshall Oak' [page 109]. Rackham notes coppicing activity in the wood, and includes some history about the former owner, Mr Phillips Price [pages 106-109].

Dates: 1975-05-23 - 1991-04-17
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Marks Hall 2: 6 August 1993 to 13 April 2007, 1993-08-06 - 2007-04-13

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/MarksHall2
Scope and Contents

Rackham gives details of coppicing activity in the wood. There are descriptions of the World War II shelters in the wood.

Dates: 1993-08-06 - 2007-04-13
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Milden Thicks 1, West Suffolk, covering 17 March 1973 to 2 May 1974, 1973-03-17 - 1974-05-02

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/Milden1
Scope and Contents

This notebook contains notes on an ancient tree known as the 'Spready Oak', and a sketch of its shape, together with general notes on range of species found in the woods and hedges, and various sketch maps.

Dates: 1973-03-17 - 1974-05-02
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Milden Thicks 2, West Suffolk, covering 2 May 1974 to 1 December 1987, 1974-05-02 - 1987-12-01

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/2/Milden2
Scope and Contents

The notebook contains notes on the range of tree species within the wood, as well as details such as the presence of nightingales and oxlips in the wood.

Dates: 1974-05-02 - 1987-12-01
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Notebook 42, covering May 1960 to June 1960, 1960-05-14 - 1960-06-30

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/42
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Cambridge [3393-419], Norwich [3419-80] and Surlingham [3457-72].

Dates: 1960-05-14 - 1960-06-30
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Notebook 62, covering 15 September to 29 October 1961, 1961-09-15 - 1961-10-29

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/62
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Norwich [pages 5037-62], of which focus on bombed sites takes up [5042-53], Santon Downham [5068-82], with a focus on the fungi, Wandlebury [5088-90 and 5092-112], again with a focus on the fungi, also Horningsea, Devil's Ditch and Lakenheath [5090-92 and 5112-24], where Rackham studied the bryophytes and fungi.

Dates: 1961-09-15 - 1961-10-29
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Notebook 63, covering 29 October to 16 February 1962, 1961-10-29 - 1962-02-16

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/63
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Horningsea, Devil's Ditch and Lakenheath, all in Cambridgeshire, where Rackham studied bryophytes and fungi [pages 5125-28], Norwich [5130-32, 5147-50, 5162-67 and 5181-83], and Ipswich [5173-76].

Dates: 1961-10-29 - 1962-02-16
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Notebook 68, covering September 1962 to October 1962, 1962-09-16 - 1962-10-06

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/68
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Norwich [pages 5537-38 and 5591-616], also Surlingham [5599-616] where Rackham studied fungi, Criccieth [5538-91] and Harlech [5549-64 and 5568-69].

Dates: 1962-09-16 - 1962-10-06
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Notebook 69, covering October 1962 to November 1962, 1962-10-06 - 1962-11-04

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/69
Scope and Contents

Locations included are: Norwich [pages 5617-18, 5686-88], Surlingham [page 5617] where Rackham made observations on fungi, and some other locations in Cambridgeshire where fungi were observed, namely Brandon Park [5620-33 and 5634-40], Sandy Lodge [5641-58], Chippenham Fen [5660-70] and Wandlebury [5671-76 and 5677-84]. There are also observations made in Ipswich [5676-77].

Dates: 1962-10-06 - 1962-11-04
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Notebook 70, covering November 1962 to January 1963, 1962-11-04 - 1963-01-22

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/70
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Norwich [pages 5689-91, 5714-31 and 5747-50], Surlingham [5720-29], Cambridge [5691-714, 5732-47 and 5751-60] and Ipswich [page 5710].

Dates: 1962-11-04 - 1963-01-22
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Notebook 75, covering 20 June to 11 August 1963, 1963-06-20 - 1963-08-11

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/75
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Little Wilbraham, Teversham and Fulbourne Fen [pages 6034-37], Chippenham Fen [6048-60] where Rackham made observations on bryophytes, Fox-hole Heath and Lakenheath [6065-75], Hardwick Wood [6075-76], Wandlebury [6082-87], where Rackham made observations on fungi, and Norwich [6033, 6038-43 and 6089-95].

Dates: 1963-06-20 - 1963-08-11
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Notebook 78, covering 23 September to 19 October 1963, 1963-09-23 - 1963-10-19

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/78
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Haslach (Freiburg) [6269-90], Hornisgrinde [6269-71], [6287-90], Kaiserstuhl [6272-83], Feldberg & Herzogenhorn [6283-86], Calw [6290-312], Norwich [6313-17], Cambridge [6317-48] and places in Cambridgeshire where fungi were observed, namely Brandon Park [6318-36], Hayley Wood [6337-44], and Sandy [6346-48].

Dates: 1963-09-23 - 1963-10-19
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Notebook 80, covering 17 November to 19 April 1964, 1963-11-17 - 1964-04-19

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/80
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Hayley Wood [6456-58], [6463], [6470], Overhall Grove [6494-99] and [6502-04], Ipswich [6431-32] and [6471-72], and Norwich [6436-39], [6452-53], [6464-65] and [6478-84].

Dates: 1963-11-17 - 1964-04-19
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Notebook 81, covering 19 April to 4 July 1964, 1964-04-19 - 1964-07-04

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/81
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Overhall Grove [6505-07], Thorofare Spinney [6507], Eversden Wood [6508-21], Hayley Wood [6523-26] and [6547] and Monks' Wood & Wood Walton Fen [6537-47], Kew Gardens [6549-56] and Norwich [6527-30] and [6572-77].

Dates: 1964-04-19 - 1964-07-04
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Notebook 85, covering 23 October 1964 to 12 February 1965, 1964-10-23 - 1965-02-12

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/85
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Cambridge [6885], [6887], [6888-92], [6897-6908], [6917-28], [6929-39], [6940], Breck [6885] and [6887] where stone stripes were examined, Hayley Wood [6890-1], [6900-01], [6904-06], [6922-28], [6930-37], Madingley Wood [6920-21], Norwich [6885-87], [6887-88] and [6908-17], Halle [6892-97], Ipswich [6908], [6939-40] and Sutton Bonington [6929].

Dates: 1964-10-23 - 1965-02-12
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Notebook 90, covering 6 August to 3 September 1965, 1965-08-06 - 1965-09-03

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/90
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Cambridge [7305-20], Hayley Wood [7305-14], Chilterns [7314-16], Madingley Wood [7317], [7318], Norwich [7316-17], Hartfield [7321-22], Folkestone [7322], Tergnier [7322-25], Hautvillers [7325-26], [7334-38], Treveray [7327-34], [7338-39], Foulain [7340-41], Dinoze [7341-46], Silberbrunnen [7347-78], Kandel [7354-63], Güttingen [7378-83], Bühl [7383-84] and Nagelfluhkette [7383-84].

Dates: 1965-08-06 - 1965-09-03
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Notebook 94, covering 30 November 1965 to 1 March 1966, 1965-11-30 - 1966-03-01

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/94
Scope and Contents

Locations featured are: Hayley Wood [7637-40], [7643-45], [7668-71], [7676-83], [7684-94], [7697-98] and [7700-14], Madingley Wood [7640-41], [7643], Norton Wood [7651], Ipswich [7651-52], Norwich [7653-56], [7695-96] and [7715-16].

Dates: 1965-11-30 - 1966-03-01
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Notebook 104, covering 21 to 23 July 1966, 1966-07-21 - 1966-07-23

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC14/6/2/1/104
Scope and Contents

Locations featured include: Elsworth Wood [pages 8165-79 and 8188], Gamlingay Wood [8180-89] and Hemsby, Winterton [8190-96].

Dates: 1966-07-21 - 1966-07-23
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