Kilsyth Scotland Visitor attractions  Dullatur Marsh  

The reserve is located to the south of Kilsyth in the Kelvin Valley. It contains Marshland adjacent to Forth & Clyde Canal.

The reserve's Fauna and Flora includes breeding and visiting wading birds, Water Rail, wetland flowers & insects.

Location: Near Cumbernauld airport, to the north of the Antonine Wall between the Glasgow/Falkirk railway line and the Forth and Clyde Canal.

Area covered by Reserve: 90.5ha

Site Status: SSSI

Grid Ref: NS759779 (OS Map 1:50,000 Landranger 64)

Local Council: North Lanarkshire.

Management Plan:

Started: 1997

Renewal Date: 2002

Access: From the B816 (running parallel to the A80). Along a rough track towards 'Westerwood' and the Antonine Wall. A stile facilitates access through fields (owned by Westerwood Country Club and Golf Course) and under the Glasgow/Falkirk railway track into the reserve.

Parking: Parking is near the old Westerwood Golf Club house (now used as an office and workshop) in an area used as storage for golf course materials such as sand. (As yet, there is no vehicle access to the reserve).  

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