Shustoke Reservoir lies two miles east of Coleshill on th B4114 Coleshill to Furnace End Road, south of the River Bourne. At 1.5km west to east, the main pool is only 400m at its widest point. The River Bourne feeds the smaller eastern pool (8 acres), the water is then transferred to the main reservoir (92 acres). Disturbance at weekends can be a problem.
Saturday, 20 December 2008
Another brief scan of the main pool this morning produced 12 Wigeon at the western end and 2 LBB Gull in the centre of the pool. A single Bullfinch and a Goldcrest were present around the car park. L Johnson...