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WATER RESOURCES ACT 1991The District of Huntingdonshire-0.20549152.321736PE28 4NE2003-03-212003-05-022003-09-302003-03-26PE284NETSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211, customer.services@tso.co.uk56888494494

Environment Agency

WATER RESOURCES ACT 1991
NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A LICENCE TO ABSTRACT WATER

Take notice that E. & E. Stokes of The Chestnuts, The Hollow, Ramsey, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire are applying to the Environment Agency for a licence to abstract water from the following points:

1. a tributary ditch and drain of the Benwick IDB between National Grid Refs TL 3274 8950, TL 3272 8903 and TL 3316 8903, at Parson Ware Drove, Benwick, in Ramsey Parish, Huntingdonshire District, Cambridgeshire,
2. a drain of the Benwick IDB at National Grid Ref TL 3369 8923 at Ramsey Road, Benwick Parish, Fenland District, Cambridgeshire,
3. the Forty Foot Drain at National Grid Ref TL 3181 8799 at Long Drove, Ramsey Forty Foot, Ramsey Parish,
4. the Forty Foot Drain at National Grid Ref TL 3207 8798 at Long Drove, Ramsey Forty Foot, Ramsey Parish,
5. a tributary ditch to a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB at National Grid Ref TL 3184 8779 at Long Drove, Ramsey Forty Foot, Ramsey Parish,
6. a tributary ditch to a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB at National Grid Ref TL 3207 8779 at Long Drove, Ramsey Forty Foot, Ramsey Parish,
7. a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB between National Grid Refs TL 3391 8783 and TL 3451 8747 at Dawson’s Farm, Puddock Road, Warboys, in Ramsey Parish,
8. a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB between National Grid Refs TL 3368 8688 and TL 3404 8666 at Dawson’s Farm, Puddock Road, Warboys, in Ramsey Parish,
9. a ditch tributary to a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB between National Grid Refs TL 3207 8695 and TL 3220 8753 at The Chestnuts, The Hollow, Ramsey Parish,
10. a tributary ditch of a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB between National Grid Refs TL 3184 8645 and TL 3234 8692 at The Chestnuts, The Hollow, Ramsey Parish,
11. a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) I.D.B. at National Grid Ref TL 3257 8752 at Hollow Drove, Ramsey Parish,
12. the Ash Drain between National Grid Refs TL 3283 8673 and TL 3298 8701 at The Hollow, Ramsey Parish,
13. a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB between National Grid Refs TL 3067 8301, TL 3081 8292 and TL 3124 8374 at Wistow Fen, Wistow Parish,
14. a drain of the Ramsey 1st (Hollow) IDB between National Grid Refs TL 3158 8300, TL 3171 8322, TL 3159 8330 and TL 3168 8346 at May Bush Farm, Puddock Drove in Warboys and Wistow Parishes and
15. the Ash drain between National Grid Refs TL 3024 8316 and TL 3029 8323 at the Hollow, Ramsey, in Wistow Parish.
All points 3-15 are in Huntingdonshire District, Cambridgeshire.

The proposal is to abstract water at maximum rates of 107.5 cubic metres per hour, 1,152.8 cubic metres per day and 15,909.9 cubic metres per year between 1 April and 30 September each year but limited to 68 cubic metres per hour, 680 cubic metres per day and 6,819 cubic metres per year from Points 1 and 2.
The water will be used for spray irrigation.
This application is for a replacement for licence No 6/33/53/S/561 which expires on 30 September 2003, with additional abstraction points and areas on which the water may be used.
A copy of the application and of any map, plans or other documents submitted with it may be inspected, free of charge, at all reasonable hours at The Chestnuts, The Hollow, Ramsey between 4 April and 2 May 2003.
Any person who wishes to make representations about the application should do so in writing to the Environment Agency. Environment Agency, Bromholme Lane, Brampton, Huntingdon PE28 4NE, before the end of the said period quoting the name of the applicant.
R A Mounter, on behalf of E. & E. Stokes,
21 March 2003.