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Snipe Dales country park and nature reserve

Snipe Dales is a country park and nature reserve in Lincolnshire. Snipe are no loner common in the reserve but we found plenty of small birds singing in the trees and butterflies rested on the grass paths through the woods.

In nature reserves it is always good to expect the unexpected and we came across a surprise in one of the woodland clearings – a rock with a map on it.

An interesting discovery

An interesting discovery

When we looked closer we made this discovery.

Can you find the stone on a map

Can you find the stone on a map

You can use this information and the missing co-ordinate 53.2° N to find out the position of this stone on a world map.

You can find out more about Snipe dales at

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