Curlew Sandpiper

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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
14/10/1972 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Dawson, R With dunlin. Seemed to be wounded.
21/09/1973 NR2961 Loch Indaal (unspecified) 1 Verrall, K
05/10/1973 NR2661 Bruchladdich 1 Booth, C.G
17/08/1975 NR3062 Blackrock, Loch Indaal 1 Michael
16/05/1981 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 2 Booth, C.G Breeding plumage.
16/05/1981 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 2 Hickling, R.A.O Breeding plumage.
26/08/1985 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 Edensor, T W side of loch.
16/08/1996 NR2961 Loch Indaal (unspecified) 5 RSPB
11/09/1996 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 10 Bleaney, M.F.
11/09/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 10 RSPB
12/09/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
14/09/1996 NR3362 Bridgend, Loch Indaal 1 Maguire, E.J. Juv
17/09/1996 NR3362 Bridgend, Loch Indaal 5 ap Rheinallt, T.
19/09/1996 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 3 Bleaney, M.F.
19/09/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
24/09/1996 NR1553 Frenchman's Rocks 8 ap Rheinallt, T. >S; 1st record for me at this site
28/09/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 4 RSPB
29/09/1996 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 10 Knight, A.C.
29/09/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 8 RSPB
30/09/1996 NR1553 Frenchman's Rocks 1 ap Rheinallt, T. >S
01/10/1996 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 4 RSPB
30/08/1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Robinson, P.
30/08/1997 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Robinson, P.
01/09/1997 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 1 Robinson, P. Juv
01/09/1997 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 1 Unknown visitor
07/09/1997 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 2 Bleaney, M.F. With Dunlin
30/10/1997 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 1 RSPB
30/10/1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
28/08/1998 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 18 Robinson, P.
28/08/1998 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 18 Robinson, P.
02/09/1998 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 2 Robinson, P.
02/09/1998 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 5 Gibson, A.
11/09/1998 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 46 Cook, A.S.
11/09/1998 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 46 Local resident West side.
12/09/1998 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 5 Gibson, A.
15/09/1998 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 5 Gibson, S. 2-5 in this area 15-18th Sept.
08/05/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
20/05/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 2 RSPB
22/05/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
23/05/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 2 ap Rheinallt, T.
23/05/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
20/08/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 5 RSPB
23/08/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 5 ap Rheinallt, T.
26/08/1999 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 1 Robinson, P. accepted by the rarities committee
27/08/1999 NR3162 Carnain, Loch Indaal 1 Robinson, P. accepted by the rarities committee
05/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 3 ap Rheinallt, T.
05/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 4 Cook, A.S. Juvs
05/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
06/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 33 Whitehouse, A.
06/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 6 ap Rheinallt, T.
07/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 10 ap Rheinallt, T.
09/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 12 Whitehouse, A.
09/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 18 Cook, A.S. Juvs
09/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 14 ap Rheinallt, T.
09/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 18 RSPB
10/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 6 ap Rheinallt, T.
11/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
13/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 6 Bleaney, M.F.
15/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 9 Whitehouse, A.
16/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 7 ap Rheinallt, T.
17/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 4 Whitehouse, A.
17/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 4 ap Rheinallt, T.
19/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 11 Cook, A.S. Juvs
19/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 10 RSPB
20/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 19 Votier, S.
21/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 10 Votier, S.
24/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
27/09/1999 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 3 Whitehouse, A.
27/09/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
13/08/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 ap Rheinallt, T. Ads
27/08/2000 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 2 Whitehouse, A. Juvs
01/09/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 13 RSPB Monthly maxima
10/09/2000 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 3 Dickson, J.
10/09/2000 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 3 Whitehouse, A.
10/09/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 ap Rheinallt, T. Juvs
14/09/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Juv on floods
22/09/2000 NR2866 Gruinart Floods, RSPB Loch Gruinart 13 RSPB
22/09/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 10 ap Rheinallt, T. Juvs
22/09/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 13 RSPB staff
23/09/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 12 ap Rheinallt, T. Juvs
30/09/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 ap Rheinallt, T. Juvs
18/05/2001 NR3062 Blackrock, Loch Indaal 2 Greenwood, A. Summer plumage
29/09/2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
29/09/2001 NR2967 Craigens 2 ap Rheinallt, T.
02/08/2002 NR2873 Traigh Nostaig 2 RSPB
01/09/2003 NR280675 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO18 1 RSPB Gruinart staff
02/09/2003 NR280675 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO18 1 RSPB Gruinart staff
08/06/2004 NR2866 Gruinart Floods, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 J How RSPB
09/06/2004 NR2866 Gruinart Floods, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 J How RSPB
08/09/2004 NR3059 Bowmore, Loch Indaal 3 C R McKay
08/09/2004 NR3360 Gartmain, Loch Indaal 3 C R McKay
10/09/2004 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 2 T ap Rheinalt juvs
01/05/2005 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 McKay, C Winter plumage
27/09/2005 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 0 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
28/09/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
08/10/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff
16/08/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 4 How
01/09/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
05/09/2010 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Jim Dickson