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Are there any historic landfills near me?

In England and Wales, there are 19,706 historic landfills recorded in the Historic Landfill Sites National Dataset (Environment Agency, 2017). More sites may exist as it is believed records are incomplete (Cooper et al., 2013). The locations of historic landfill sites are shown on the map below. Details of the sites can be obtained by clicking on them, for further information about individual sites please contact the Environment Agency.

This map shows the locations of historic landfills recorded in the Environment Agency’s Historic Landfill Sites National Dataset (click here for licencing details). Zoom into the area you are interested in and click on a landfill site (shown in red) to see details of the site name, reference number, etc.

Are there any historic coastal landfills near me?

This map shows the locations of historic coastal landfills (this map was created using Environment Agency datasets click here and here for licencing details). Also shown are the locations used in QMUL research. Zoom into the area you are interested in and click on a landfill site (shown in orange) to see details of the site name, reference number, etc.

 

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