BIRDING

 

 

SOUTH

 

 

GLOUCESTERSHIRE

PURPLE SANDPIPER

Calidris maritima

 


 

Purple Sandpiper | South Glos Birds

 

J F M A M     A S O N D

 

RECORDS

 

2023

One from New Passage and subsequently in flight past Severn Beach over high tide on November 19th.

 

2022

One roosting on Shaft Rocks, Severn Beach on February 12th.

 

2108

One in Burger Bar Bay, Severn Beach on April 3rd.

 

2106

One in 'The Pipes' area one kilometre south of Severn Beach on January 17th - 18th.

 

2015

One in 'The Pipes' area one kilometre south of Severn Beach on November 2nd - 4th.

 

2014

One in the Severn Beach area on January 11th and 26th, February 7th - 8th, 21st - 23rd and March 25th.

 

2013

One in the New Passage/ Northwick Warth area on January 19th - 24th; One at Severn Beach on November 9th.

 

2012

One at New Passage on March 17th; One on the Severn Beach shore line between Shaft Beach and 'The Pipes' from November 5th - 16th; One from Severn Beach on December 31st.

 

2011

One south of Severn Beach on January 2nd; One on Northwick Warth on December 31st; Four near Thornbury Sailing Club, Oldbury-on-Severn on December 31st.

 

2010

One near the 'pipes' south of Severn Beach on December 13th.

 

2006

One at Severn Beach/ New Passage on December 7th - 8th.

 

2005

One at Severn Beach on November 11th.

 

2002

One at New Passage on November 6th.

 

2000

One at Severn Beach on October 21st, 29th and November 6th.

 

1999

Two at Severn Beach on January 3rd and 24th.

 

1998

Up to four at Severn Beach from October 30th until December 29th.

 

1994

One on Severnside on November 9th.

 

1993

SEVERN BEACH: One on January 3rd and 10th and November 21st.

 

1992

Two at Severn Beach on December 29th.

 

1991

SEVERN BEACH: One on August 28th; Two on December 15th.

 

1990

One at New Passage on December 9th and 27th.

 

1989

SEVERN BEACH: Up to three from January until March 31st; One on October 29th; One on December 22nd.

 

1988

SEVERN BEACH: One between January and March 12th; Up to four from November 19th to the year end.

 

1987

SEVERN BEACH: Up to eight between January and May 9th; Up to three from November 9th to the year end.

 

1986

SEVERN BEACH: Present between January and May 15th; Up to nine from October 21st to the year end.

 

1985

SEVERN BEACH: Up to six between January and March 29th; Up to six from October to the year end.

 

1984

SEVERN BEACH: Up to seven between January and March 18th; Up to ten from October 30th to the year end.

 

1983

SEVERNSIDE: Up to two between January and March 8th; Up to four from October 14th to the year end.

 

1982

SEVERNSIDE: Up to three between January and February 15th; Up to six from October 23rd to the year end.

 

1980

SEVERN BEACH/ NEW PASSAGE: Up to three between January and May 4th; Up to five from November 15th to the year end.

 

1979

SEVERN BEACH: Up to six between January and May 11th; Up to six from October 27th to the year end.

 

1978

SEVERN BEACH: Up to eleven between January and May 13th; Up to three from December 1st.

 

1977

SEVERNSIDE: Up to three between January and May 12th; Up to three after December 3rd.

 

1976

SEVERNSIDE: Up to six between January and May 22nd; Singles from September to the year end.

 

1975

SEVERNSIDE: Up to two between January and April 26th and again between November 8th to the year end.

 

1974

SEVERN BEACH: Up to two between January and April 6th; Up to two in December.

 

1973

SEVERNSIDE: Up to two between January and May 18th and again in December.

 

1972

SEVERNSIDE: Up to five between January and March.

 

1971

SEVERNSIDE: Up to five between January and March 11th; Up to five in November and December.

 

1970

SEVERNSIDE: Up to six form January 11th until 18th; Seven form November 1st until December 19th.

 

1968

Three from Severn Beach on December 10th.

 

1964

Up to three at Severn Beach on December 28th.

 

1963

Three at Severn Beach on November 24th.

 

1960

One at Severn Beach on March 20th.

 

1955

At least four at New Passage on April 10th; One at Severn Beach on May 8th.

 

1954

One at Severn Beach on February 28th.

 

1953

Six at Severn Beach on December 13th.

 

1947

One at Severn Beach on March 30th.

 

1942

Up to eight at Severn Beach from January to March.

 

1941

Four at Severn Beach on February 16th; Two at New Passage on November 23rd.

 

1940

SEVERN BEACH: Up to six in January and February; Seven on December 22nd.

 

1939

SEVERN BEACH: Seen in small numbers early April and November/ early December; Up to eight on December 17th.

 

1938

SEVERN BEACH: Up to ten from late January to late April; Two on November 16th and December 28th.

 

1937

SEVERN BEACH: Up to six from mid-February to early May; One on May 12th; Two on November 7th.

 

1936

Twelve on the shore at Severn Beach on March 29th.

 

1892

Birds at New Passage in January, May 10th and October.

 


 

 

 

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