Prances Scout Campsite

Details

Description

Woodland and camping field

Address
Prances Scout Campsite
Great Totham Road
Wickham Bishops
Town
Witham
County
Essex
Post code
CM8 3NP
Tel
01621892876
Fax
01621892876
Email
prancesscout@btinternet.com
URL
http://www.eastessex-scouts.org.uk
Location
TL 848 121 - 51.777N 0.679E
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Andrew Goodwn
Address
Prances Cottage
Wickham Bishop's
Town
Witham
County
Essex
Post code
CM8 3NP
Tel
01621892876
Fax
01621892876
Email
prances1@hotmail.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
Yes
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
Yes
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
No
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Abseiling
  • Shooting
  • Climbing Wall
  • Archery
  • Assault Course
  • Suction Cross Bows
  • Playchute with games book
  • Games Equipment

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Orienteering
  • Sports Centre
  • Bowling
  • Snooker Hall
  • Roller Blading
  • Ice Skating
  • MegaZone
  • Horse Riding

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
150
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Electric/Oil
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
Yes

Special needs

Site access
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Witham
Coach station
Chelmsford
Airport
Stanstead
Sea/river port
Harwich
Tourist information
Coach Lane, Maldon Tel: 01621856503
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Prances is a small friendly site suitable for Group Camps. Located in a good hiking area. the IT centre is on line so allows you to enail home. We are aslo able to offer courses for the various Computer Badges. With our own server we are able to network up to 10 computers and a web cam. Instructors are available for all on site activities. Booking forms can be downloaded from our website.

Last modified: 23rd January 2008

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