Common Kingfisher

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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
15/06/1913 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Ross Year only given. from Laggan River
28/08/1969 NR3147 Kintra 1 Bridgend Bird Book
04/01/1972 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Barden, P.J.
17/02/1972 NR2858 Gartbreck 1 Hodkinson, R.
12/05/1972 NR3362 River Sorn, Bridgend 1 Unknown visitor
16/11/1972 NR3260 Gartnatra, Loch Indaal 1 Booth, C.G., & Hedley, M. (SB 7:7)
25/02/1976 NR3362 River Sorn, Bridgend 1 Unknown visitor
08/08/1977 NR3362 River Sorn, Bridgend 1 Unknown visitor seen while photographing insects
27/07/1980 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Kerr, S. flew under bridge. SB 11
27/07/1980 NR3362 River Sorn, Bridgend 1 Barlow, P.B.
03/06/1981 NR3964 Knocklearoch 2 Robinson, S.T. on wires photo seen
09/09/1981 NR3664 River Sorn 1 Booth, C.G
09/09/1981 NR3362 River Sorn, Bridgend 1 Unknown visitor
10/11/1984 NR3059 Bowmore, Loch Indaal 3 Stevens, P
04/07/1985 NR3473 Gortantaoid River 1 Vasey, R
22/09/1993 NR4448 Ardilistry 1 Egan, D. & H. Flew up stream at Grid ref. 440486
03/07/1995 NR3056 Island House 1 Potter, L. Flying from branch over river
29/09/1995 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Morrison, C. Along R.Sorn
29/09/1995 NR3563 River Sorn, Woollen Mill 1 Morrison, C. Strath Sorn.
18/12/1996 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Bleaney, M.F.
04/09/1997 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Robinson, P.
28/10/1997 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Smith, C.
23/10/1998 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Stephens, M. Seen by at least 3 other people
12/11/1998 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Butterworth, K.
12/07/1999 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Unknown visitor Flying up R.Sorn
15/06/2001 NR3362 River Sorn, Bridgend 1 Morrison Date approx.
15/11/2002 NR4368 Dunlossit 1 Lumsden, J.
20/07/2003 NR4267 Loch Allan 1 Ross
23/11/2004 NR4348 Loch a'Chnuic 1 Steve Brayshaw
17/10/2005 NR3362 River Sorn, Bridgend 1 Unknown
28/07/2008 NR3664 River Sorn 1 Ian and Margaret Brooke
13/08/2008 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Gordon Covell
28/09/2010 NR3664 River Sorn 1 George Newall flying down river near seat by hotel
03/10/2010 NR3664 River Sorn 1 Becky Williamson
20/10/2010 NR345624 Bridgend Woods 2 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J