Coal Tit

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This species has been recorded at locations shown on this map.

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Red dots on the maps indicate individual records with an accuracy of 1 km or better. Black squares are centred in those 10 km squares of the national grid in which there is at least one record at 10 km accuracy.

Date Gridref Site Quantity Recorder Comment
1973 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 3 Verrall, K
1974 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Verrall, K
1975 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 13 Verrall, K
1976 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 4 Verrall, K
1977 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 11 Verrall, K
2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Present in breeding season; no count of pairs
2002 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Present in breeding season
2003 NR276672 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO01-AO98 0 RSPB Gruinart staff
2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 How, J.
2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 0 How, J.
2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 0 How, J.
08/07/1949 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 R.V
17/08/1957 NR4347 Kildalton 2 Walker, A.F.G
18/03/1972 NR3966 Ballygrant 1 A.K
18/03/1972 NR3362 Bridgend 1 A.K
16/06/1972 NR4369 Port Askaig 0 Rogers, J & Wingrove Port Askaig woods to Loch Allan.
14/05/1973 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Pearce, J & K
09/06/1973 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 0 John, A Seen feeding young.
25/09/1973 NR3996 Colonsay House Gardens 0 Harling, J Several.
15/03/1974 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Clugston, D.L & Shenton, D.C
24/08/1974 NR4347 Kildalton 2 Barden, P
27/05/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 2 Davies, G
07/06/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 1 Davies, G
13/06/1975 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 1 Davies, G
02/08/1975 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Booth, C.G. Some
17/08/1975 NR4553 Trudernish 3 Michael
17/08/1975 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. Passage juvs
09/10/1975 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. passage juvs with Blue; Goldcrests & Treecreepers
28/10/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 10 P.S
01/12/1975 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 4 Youngson, P
08/03/1976 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Ralph, S.E
08/03/1976 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Ralph, S.E
12/05/1976 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
04/06/1976 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Glover, B.R Several.
05/09/1976 NR3662 Daill 1 Elliott, R.E. In wood, feeding amongst lichen on fir tree branches.
07/09/1976 NR3659 Cluanach plantation 0 Elliott, R.E.
11/09/1976 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E. Few in multi- species flock.
13/09/1976 NR2965 Eresaid Wood 0 Elliott, R.E.
15/09/1976 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
15/10/1976 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Brown, K
29/10/1976 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Robinson, S.T
07/03/1977 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
18/04/1977 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Campbell, B & R Calling.
18/04/1977 NR3457 Laggan Bridge 0 Campbell, B & R Calling from coniferous belt.
30/04/1977 NR2157 Beinn Tart a'Mhill 0 Dawson, R Woodland.
01/07/1977 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 5 Brody, P 2 adults + 3 young.
09/10/1977 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Batty, D & P Bridgend to Daill and back.
18/10/1977 NR4553 Claggain Wood 0 Elliott, R.E.
21/10/1977 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Andrew, D Heard.
21/10/1977 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Andrew, D
21/10/1977 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Andrew, D
06/11/1977 NR4448 Ardilistry 3 Davies, M
06/11/1977 NR4653 Claggain Bay 2 Davies, M
06/11/1977 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 5 Davies, M
20/11/1977 NR3064 Lyrabus 2 Robinson, S.T
01/03/1978 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 0 Meakin, A
25/06/1978 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. Some young in garden
19/02/1979 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Andrew, D
19/02/1979 NR3358 Loch Tallant Wood, Laggan 1 Andrew, D
27/03/1979 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
22/05/1979 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
01/08/1979 NR6488 Fishing Loch, Ardlussa 0 Burton, H & Taylor, B & P
01/08/1979 NR6486 Inverlussa, Jura 15 Burton, H & Taylor, B & P
21/10/1979 NR2365 Loch Gorm 1 Carr, G
22/03/1980 NR4267 Loch Allan 0 Elliott, R.E. Calling from top of spruce.
24/03/1980 NR3662 Daill 0 Elliott, R.E. In woods.
28/05/1980 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
19/07/1980 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Campbell, B One seen, others calling.
28/07/1980 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 2 Booth, C.G.
13/09/1980 NR2961 Loch Indaal (unspecified) 2 Bellak, J.G, Binnie, A & Walker, A.F.G In gorse bushes.
20/09/1980 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 6 Unknown
08/11/1980 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
22/11/1980 NR3545 Imeravale 0 Booth, C.G. Several
16/01/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Crawshaw, J & Warwick, S
20/03/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Clugston, D.L & Wilson, M
12/05/1981 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
23/12/1981 NR2755 Laggan Point 1 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M
26/12/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 2 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M Location either inland route to Ballygrant or Laggan Bay.
29/12/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 1 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M Location either Bridgend & Loch Skerrols or Saligo Bay area.
04/09/1982 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 1 Smith, M
02/02/1985 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Bamforth, et al.
17/10/1985 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
14/03/1986 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Clugston, D & I, Rockall, R & T
15/05/1986 NR3662 Daill 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
15/06/1986 NR4553 Claggain Wood 0 Elliott, R.E.
06/07/1986 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J Bridgend Woods to Knockdon Farm to Islay House.
17/07/1986 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J
26/07/1986 NR5472 Corran River, Jura 3 Youngs, T
31/07/1986 NR4653 Claggain Bay 1 Youngs, T
06/10/1986 NR3457 Laggan Bridge 0 Russell, D & T
06/10/1986 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 0 Russell, D & T
13/03/1987 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Clugston, Johnstone, & Wilkinson
13/03/1987 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 Clugston, Johnstone, & Wilkinson
13/03/1987 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clugston, Johnstone, & Wilkinson
14/03/1987 NR6386 Lussa Bay, Jura 2 Jardine, D.C & J
10/10/1987 NR3457 Laggan Bridge 0 Russell, D & T
10/10/1987 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Russell, D & T
11/10/1987 NR3059 Bowmore 0 Hamilton, F
11/10/1987 NR1856 Lossit 0 Hamilton, F
11/10/1987 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Hamilton, F
17/10/1987 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Griffin, M
17/10/1987 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 Griffin, M
25/10/1987 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Bristol Ornithological Club
25/10/1987 NR3556 Avenvogie Farm 2 Bristol Ornithological Club
02/06/1992 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Whitworth, J.
03/06/1992 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Whitworth, J.
24/05/1993 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Clarkson, E., & Mann, K.
31/05/1993 NR3966 Ballygrant 0 Whitworth, J.
02/06/1993 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Whitworth, J.
02/06/1993 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E., & Mann, K.
26/10/1993 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Prytherch, R.J. present
26/10/1993 NR2965 Coullabus 1 Carr, G.
28/10/1993 NR3362 Bridgend 2 Carr, G. Woollen Mill
30/10/1993 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Prytherch, R.J. present
08/01/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
22/01/1994 NR4970 Jura (unspecified location) 1 Nattress, B. Single with Long-tailed Tits, nr Lealt, Jura
22/01/1994 NR4653 Claggain Bay 1 Nattress, B. On roadside
02/02/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
27/03/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
28/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E.
09/10/1994 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 4 ap Rheinallt, T. Migrants
15/10/1994 NR1852 Wester Ellister 32 ap Rheinallt, T. +Migrants; some to 10/21
15/10/1994 NR2163 Kilchoman 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Migrant?
17/10/1994 NR2855 Laggan 1 Leven, J. van't.
24/10/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Leven, J. van't.
25/10/1994 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 6 Hogg, J., & James, P.
06/11/1994 NR1852 Wester Ellister 2 ap Rheinallt, T. Migrants
26/11/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
01/01/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
10/01/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
06/01/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
20/01/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
10/04/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
16/04/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
23/03/1997 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 2 Barker, A.
13/06/1997 NR3457 Laggan Bridge 0 Bradbury, P.N. singles
15/06/1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
10/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Barker, A.
21/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 James, P.
21/10/1997 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 James, P.
23/10/1997 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 1 James, P.
23/10/1997 NR4173 Bunnahabhain 1 James, P.
24/10/1997 NR4653 Claggain Bay 4 James, P.
26/10/1997 NR2961 Loch Indaal (unspecified) 1 Tigwell, E. Calling from woodland
26/10/1997 NR3162 Carnain 1 Tigwell, E. Calling from woods
28/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Richardson, D.
29/10/1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Tigwell, E.
29/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Tigwell, E.
29/10/1997 NR4068 Mulreesh 1 Tigwell, E.
29/10/1997 NR3563 River Sorn, Woollen Mill 2 Tigwell, E.
05/11/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Tigwell, E.
05/11/1997 NR4267 Loch Allan 2 Tigwell, E.
21/12/1997 NR3545 Imeraval 2 Gulliver, R.
23/04/1998 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
21/10/1998 NR4449 Ardilistry N 1 Unknown visitor
31/10/1998 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Travis, C.
21/10/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
09/11/1999 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 4 Travis, C.
08/12/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
09/12/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
16/01/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Medland, R., & Dyer, M.
01/02/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB Monthly maxima
03/02/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB staff
03/02/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB staff
14/02/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB staff
01/03/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 7 RSPB Monthly maxima
11/03/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 7 RSPB staff
01/04/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 2 Gulliver, R. & M. Frequently at peanut feeder.
16/04/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Carr, P. & B.
01/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 5 RSPB Monthly maxima
07/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 5 RSPB staff
22/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB staff
25/10/2000 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Travis, C.
26/10/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Carr, G.
23/10/2001 NR36 Islay (central north): Bridgend to Ballygrant 2 Hogg, J. Walk from Bridgend to P. Askaig via woodland at Bridgend & Ballygrant.
21/01/2002 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Richardson, M.
13/06/2002 NR2866 Aoradh Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
20/07/2002 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Spray, C., & Chisholm, H. Young in mixed flocks
30/09/2002 NR2163 Kilchoman Wood 1 McKay, C.R.
01/10/2002 NR4267 Loch Allan 3 Johnson, M. & S.
01/10/2002 NR4262 Beinn na Cille 1 Johnson, M. & S.
03/10/2002 NR2364 West of Sunderland 1 Johnson, M. & S.
31/10/2002 NR2768 Gruinart Farm, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
01/02/2003 NR279677 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO13 1 RSPB Gruinart staff farmland birds
01/01/2004 NR3545 Imeraval 2 R & M Gulliver Frequenting garden feeder
12/02/2004 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Glasgow RSPB
01/04/2004 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Present and breeding, no count
26/10/2004 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Julie Hogg (BT)
26/10/2004 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 5 RAF Bird Club
26/10/2004 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 1 Julie Hogg (BT)
14/03/2005 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Grant, G
30/06/2005 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 0 How
01/07/2005 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 0 How
08/09/2005 NR4267 Loch Allan 0 Nob & Bec
15/11/2005 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
16/11/2005 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
18/11/2005 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
22/11/2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Fotheringham, C.
01/01/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
02/05/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
09/06/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
08/10/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff S
14/10/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 Gruinart Staff
30/10/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff
06/11/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 4 How
27/12/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff FS
11/05/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
08/06/2011 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 3 Mark & Sally Johnson
12/06/2011 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend 0 Mark & Sally Johnson
15/06/2011 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 3 Mark & Sally Johnson