This pond was originally created as an ornamental feature for Crabtree Lodge in the 19th Century. Crabtree Ponds, recently designated as a statutory Local Nature Reserve is managed by the Wildlife Trust for Sheffield and Rotherham. Rudd, roach, perch and eels can be found in this pond. Another smaller pond, known as The Sink can be found nearby.
Uploaded to Geograph by Martin Speck on 15 April 2012
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