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River Pant walkovers

This map shows the completed walkovers for the River Pant. Hover over a marker to see a summary of the walkover, click on the marker to see the full walkover details.

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River Pant, Bocking Church Street

This stretch of river to the north of Braintree and Bocking is characterised by a relatively narrow, fast flowing channel, surrounded by arable land and woodland.  Read more...

River Pant, Shalford to Bocking

This stretch of river near Shalford is a relatively narrow section, which was shallow and slow flowing at the time of the survey. The adjacent land use was variable, but the channel itself is relatively unmodified. Read more...

River Pant, upstream of Bocking Churchstreet

This stretch of river is relatively unmodifed, and has a variety of land use types along the river bank, including rough grassland, arable land, and suburban habitat. Read more...

River Pant; Adcocks Lane to Wimbish

This short, straight stretch of channel joins another small watercourse at Wimbish to form the main River Pant. The channel runs through predominantly arable land, with small paddocks alongside the downstream section. Read more...

River Pant; downstream from Radwinter

This stretch of the river flows from Radwinter through grazing land in the upstream of section and through arable farmland to Clay Wood downstream. Read more...

River Pant; Great Bardfield to Wethersfield

River Pant near Petches Bridge

A shallow, meandering stretch of river with natural features such as riffles and silt bars throughout. Grazing pasture adjacent to the watercourse gives way to arable land further across the valley. Read more...

River Pant; Great Sampford to Little Sampford

River Pant, Great Sampford

A meandering stretch of river that is in good condition overall but shows signs of having been straightened in places. This stretch shows signs of being impacted by run off from adjoining land in parts. Read more...

River Pant; upstream of Great Bardfield

River Pant, Bell Lane

This stretch of river is predominantly rural but the land use changes to surburban areas in the downstream section. Read more...

River Pant; upstream of Great Sampford

This section of the river runs downstream from Clay Wood to meet the B1051 just south of Great Sampford. This is a meandering stretch of the river with little modification to the channel. Read more...

River Pant; upstream of Wimbish

A long loop of the River Pant that joins a tributary south of Wimbish to form the main channel. This is a mainly arable area, but occasional paddocks and wooded patches were also present along this stretch. Read more...

River Pant; Wimbish to Radwinter

This section of river runs through rural, predominantly arable land to the south of the B1053. However there is also a significant of grazed land along this stretch with horses, goats and llamas all recorded in the fields adjacent to the channel. Read more...

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