Great Tit

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

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Date Gridref Site Quantity Recorder Comment
1973 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Verrall, K
1974 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 9 Verrall, K
1975 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 20 Verrall, K
1976 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 7 Verrall, K
1977 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 12 Verrall, K
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 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Walker, A.F.G
17/08/1957 NR4551 Kintour 1 Walker, A.F.G
30/03/1971 NR4653 Claggain Bay 0 Morgan, G
30/03/1971 NR2967 Craigens 0 Morgan, G
23/12/1971 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G. in garden
18/03/1972 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 A.K
18/03/1972 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 A.K
18/03/1972 NR4553 Claggain Wood 0 A.K
15/06/1972 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Rogers, J & Wingrove
15/08/1972 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Some (am)
09/06/1973 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 0 John, A Seen feeding young.
05/10/1973 NR4970 Jura (unspecified location) 1 Harling, J
09/10/1973 NR2855 Laggan R 0 Booth, C.G. Party with Blue & Long-tailed
17/10/1973 NR2767 Aoradh 0 Booth, C.G. Some with Long-tailed & Blue
15/03/1974 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Clugston, D.L & Shenton, D.C Calling.
23/03/1974 NR3059 Bowmore, Loch Indaal 2 Davies, M & Heubeck, M
29/06/1974 NR3966 Ballygrant 1 Alexander, S.M.D
07/10/1974 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Some about
24/05/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 1 Davies, G
27/05/1975 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 1 Davies, G
02/08/1975 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Booth, C.G. Some
17/08/1975 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 1 Michael
11/10/1975 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G. with Blue; Goldcrests
12/10/1975 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
28/10/1975 NR6487 Ardlussa, Jura 2 P.S
21/11/1975 NR6487 Ardlussa, Jura 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
30/11/1975 NR3545 Port Ellen 1 Watts, C
30/11/1975 NR3362 Islay House 0 Watts, C
01/12/1975 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 1 Youngson, P
25/02/1976 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G. with Blue Tits
08/03/1976 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Ralph, S.E
08/03/1976 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Ralph, S.E
04/06/1976 NR3545 Port Ellen 1 Glover, B.R
12/08/1976 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. Family
29/08/1976 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
05/09/1976 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. Several
15/09/1976 NR4348 Cnoc Rhaonastil, Kildalton 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods at base.
18/09/1976 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
15/10/1976 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Brown, K
29/10/1976 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Robinson, S.T
05/11/1976 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 Hollom, P.A.D S end.
05/11/1976 NR4348 Dower House 1 Hollom, P.A.D
06/11/1976 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 3 Hollom, P.A.D Near hotel.
06/11/1976 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 Roworth, P
07/01/1977 NR3445 Cairnmore 7 Booth, C.G.
20/01/1977 NR4347 Kildalton 12 Booth, C.G.
07/03/1977 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
13/03/1977 NR4551 Kintour 0 Elliott, R.E.
19/03/1977 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Roworth, P
19/03/1977 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Roworth, P
18/04/1977 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Campbell, B & R Singing.
21/05/1977 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Harrison, J.M & V.A
31/08/1977 NR4369 Port Askaig 1 Youngman, R.E
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 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 Andrew, D
21/10/1977 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Andrew, D
03/11/1977 NR3545 Port Ellen 1 Davies, M
05/11/1977 NR3659 Cluanach 1 Davies, M
27/03/1978 NR4448 Ardilistry 0 Elliott, R.E.
27/03/1978 NR3362 Islay House 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
22/05/1978 NR4369 Port Askaig 0 Elliott, R.E. Hotel.
22/05/1978 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
19/02/1979 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Andrew, D
19/02/1979 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Andrew, D
27/03/1979 NR3562 Stone Cottage, Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
22/05/1979 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
07/06/1979 NR3351 Glen Machrie 0 University of Cambridge, Extra-Mural Studies. 2 adults feeding newly fledged brood.
01/08/1979 NR6488 Fishing Loch, Ardlussa 5 Burton, H & Taylor, B & P
01/08/1979 NR6486 Inverlussa, Jura 1 Burton, H & Taylor, B & P
01/08/1979 NR4246 Ardbeg to Kildalton 1 Burton, H & Taylor, B & P
03/03/1980 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Coffey, P & L
22/03/1980 NR4368 Dunlossit 0 Elliott, R.E. House grounds, on beech.
24/03/1980 NR3966 Ballygrant 0 Taylor, C Small numbers.
24/03/1980 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E.
24/03/1980 NR3662 Daill 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
19/07/1980 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Campbell, B Calling.
16/01/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Crawshaw, J & Warwick, S
12/02/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Sparks, P.H & G.M.B
20/03/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Clugston, D.L & Wilson, M
24/12/1981 NR37 Islay (north): Killinallan to Bolsay 1 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M
25/12/1981 NR27 Rhinns (north): Sanaig to Ardnave 0 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M
26/12/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 1 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 2 Bamforth, et al.
27/05/1985 NR4271 Ardnahoe 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods by coast.
24/10/1985 NR2866 Gruinart Flats, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Taylor, C.J Near Post Office.
29/10/1985 NR4045 Lagavulin 2 Taylor, C.J By distillery.
01/12/1985 NR4551 Kintour 1 Fenton, M.P Hedgerow.
18/02/1986 NR4148 Loch Iarnan 0 Elliott, R.E. Ardbeg- Loch Iarnan track.
22/02/1986 NR4369 Port Askaig 0 Butterworth, P
22/02/1986 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Butterworth, P
22/02/1986 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 0 Butterworth, P
14/03/1986 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Clugston, D & I, Rockall, R & T
01/04/1986 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 2 Shaw, Mr & Mrs
04/05/1986 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 2 Palk, R.H
15/05/1986 NR3662 Daill 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
20/05/1986 NR2965 Eresaid Wood 0 Elliott, R.E.
21/05/1986 NR2369 Braigo Wood 0 Elliott, R.E.
24/05/1986 NR4348 Ardilistry Bay woods 0 Elliott, R.E. To SE of wood.
01/06/1986 NR4654 Ardtalla 2 Boulton, K
01/06/1986 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Boulton, K
01/06/1986 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Chanin, P
01/06/1986 NR3562 Stone Cottage, Bridgend Woods 1 Boulton, K
15/06/1986 NR4553 Claggain Wood 0 Elliott, R.E.
16/06/1986 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Wilson, J Family.
17/06/1986 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E. NW of Islay House.
23/06/1986 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Elliott, R.E. Parkland.
06/07/1986 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J Bridgend Woods to Knockdon Farm to Islay House.
06/07/1986 NR3060 Bruichladdich to Bridgend, Loch Indaal 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J
09/07/1986 NR2764 Foreland Marsh 1 Entwisle- Baker, S & J On wire.
31/07/1986 NR4167 Kilslevan 1 Elliott, R.E. Wood edge by track.
06/10/1986 NR4654 Ardtalla 1 Russell, D & T
19/10/1986 NR3966 Ballygrant 2 Hawkins, A.D
13/03/1987 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Clugston, Johnstone, & Wilkinson
13/03/1987 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 Clugston, Johnstone, & Wilkinson
14/03/1987 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 1 Jardine, D.C & J
06/04/1987 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 2 Duncan, A
09/04/1987 NR4348 Cnoc Rhaonastil, Kildalton 0 Elliott, R.E. Peninsula wood.
08/05/1987 NR2664 Foreland 0 Elliott, R.E. To W, Coille nan Each.
01/06/1987 NR2261 Dun Bhar-a-chlaom 0 Elliott, R.E. Remnant of Kilchoman forest.
01/08/1987 NR3966 Ballygrant 0 Collis, M.G
10/10/1987 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Russell, D & T
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 NR4065 Loch Lossit 5 Bristol Ornithological Club
25/10/1987 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 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
30/10/1993 NR4065 Loch Lossit 0 Prytherch, R.J. present
22/01/1994 NR3357 Loch Tallant, Laggan 1 Nattress, B. Single on roadside
04/04/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
28/04/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB
29/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E.
10/10/1994 NR44 Islay (south-east): Lagavulin to Kildalton 1 Leven, J. van't.
11/10/1994 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 2 ap Rheinallt, T. migrants
15/10/1994 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. migrant
24/10/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Leven, J. van't.
25/10/1994 NR3457 Laggan Bridge 1 Leven, J. van't.
06/11/1994 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Migrant
10/01/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
25/01/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
17/02/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
27/02/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
19/08/1995 NR2468 Coille Wood 0 Elliot, D. Family group.
06/01/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
17/10/1996 NR1852 Portnahaven Glen 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
24/10/1996 NR1852 Portnahaven Glen 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
11/11/1996 NR1852 Portnahaven Glen 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
13/11/1996 NR1852 Portnahaven Glen 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
23/03/1997 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 4 Barker, A.
18/04/1997 NR4146 Ardbeg 2 Pilling, E.
18/04/1997 NR3362 Bridgend 2 Pilling, E.
18/04/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 2 Pilling, E.
15/06/1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 6 RSPB
02/07/1997 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. Frequent visitor to garden
18/08/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Rae, S.
10/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 3 Barker, A.
21/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 James, P.
21/10/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 5 James, P.
21/10/1997 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 James, P.
23/10/1997 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 1 James, P.
24/10/1997 NR4654 Ardtalla 1 James, P.
28/10/1997 NR2970 Loch Gruinart (unspecified) 1 Tigwell, E.
28/10/1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Tigwell, E.
28/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 3 Richardson, D.
29/10/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 5 Tigwell, E.
30/10/1997 NR1652 Portnahaven 2 Richardson, D.
21/10/1998 NR4550 Tallant, Kildalton 2 Unknown visitor
31/10/1998 NR3357 Tallant Wood 0 Travis, C.
31/10/1998 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Travis, C.
08/12/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
09/12/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
10/12/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
16/01/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 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
14/02/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB staff
01/03/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB Monthly maxima
11/03/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB staff
16/04/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Carr, P. & B.
01/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 4 RSPB Monthly maxima
26/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 4 RSPB staff
05/07/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M. Immature; also pair frequenting peanut feeder.
26/10/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 5 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.
23/10/2001 NR47 Islay (north-north-east): Caol Ila to Rubh'a'Mhail 1 Hogg, J. Walk from Ballygrant to P. Askaig via woodland.
27/05/2002 NR2767 Gruinart Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
20/07/2002 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Spray, C., & Chisholm, H. Young in mixed flocks
24/09/2002 NR2163 Kilchoman Wood 1 McKay, C.R.
29/09/2002 NR2163 Kilchoman Wood 3 McKay, C.R.
01/10/2002 NR4267 Loch Allan 1 Johnson, M. & S.
20/12/2002 NR2768 Gruinart Farm, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
01/01/2004 NR3545 Imeraval 2 R & M Gulliver Frequenting garden feeder
15/02/2004 NR3362 Bridgend 2 Glasgow RSPB
01/04/2004 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Present and breeding, no count
14/10/2004 NR3457 Laggan Bridge 0 Peter Swallow (BT)
18/10/2004 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Peter Swallow (BT)
26/10/2004 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 5 Julie Hogg (BT)
27/10/2004 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 10 RAF Bird Club
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
16/11/2005 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
18/11/2005 NR2365 Loch Gorm 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
23/09/2006 NR4654 Ardtalla 2 Hemming, J & Eithin, B
02/05/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
07/01/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Fotheringham farmland birds
14/10/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 Gruinart Staff
14/10/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff S
14/10/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff FS
30/10/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff
03/12/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff FS
02/11/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Vol Farmland birds
08/06/2011 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Mark & Sally Johnson family feeding
12/06/2011 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend 3 Mark & Sally Johnson