Getting to know Hickling
Photo Ann Louise Kinmonth
After reflecting on the history and the natural history of the area, Murray talks of how he came to love the Hickling Nature Reserve.
He met E A Ellis, a fine naturalist and author of books on wildlife and The Broads, and also got to know the Reserve Warden, Colonel Sankey, very well.
This clip finishes with comment about the (ramshackle) original tree tower and described how Colonel Sankey would regularly taste test the water in the Broad…