Across the Ouzel in Buckinghamshire, where Leighton railway station is situated, is the urban district of Linslade (pop. 2157).
It lies in an open valley on the west (left) bank of the Ouzel, where the great north-western road from London, the Roman Watling Street, crosses the stream, and is r m.
A rarer bird of sc r ee slopes is the Ring Ouzel, which is a sort of mountain blackbird.
In summer, the rare ring ouzel can sometimes be seen flying above the high moors of The Long Mynd.