Barton Crofts Scout Centre

Details

Description

Two secluded grass fields bordered by mature trees.

Address
Barton Crofts Scout Centre
Barton Road
Wisbech St Mary
Town
Wisbech
County
Cambridgeshire
Post code
PE13 4RP
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
TF 425 082 - 52.652N 0.107E
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Geoff Wilkinson
Address
24 Fen Road
Newton
Town
Wisbech
County
Cambridgeshire
Post code
PE13 5HT
Tel
01945870271
Fax
01945870271
Email
barton.crofts@btinternet.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
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
No
Public telephone
No
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
No
Cooking area
No
Providore
No
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
No
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
No

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Pioneering
  • Table Tennis

Local attractions

  • Wisbech Historic Market Town (3miles)''King's Lynn
  • Norfolk Coast
  • Sandringham (15-30 miles).Mepal Activity Centre
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing Wall (10 miles)
  • Swimming
  • Equestrian Centre
  • Bowling
  • fishing lakes within 2miles

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
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
30
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
LPG
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
No
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
March
Coach station
Wisbech
Airport
-
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Wisbech 01945 583263
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

The building whist not equipped for residential use can provide indoor 'on the floor' sleeping accomodation, kitchen, indoor activity hall. Local convenience store and fish and chip shop nearby The site is the HQ for the 15th Wisbech Scout Group.

Last modified: 5th February 2005

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