Black Redstart

Phoenicurus ochruros

Small breeding and wintering population. Passage migrant in small numbers.

BOU Name
Black Redstart
Data Required
All records. Age/sex.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Black Redstart 02 Feb 2020 The Hythe, Colchester David Curle 1 Thanks to Yvonne Watling for relocating the bird. It favoured the area between the power substation and the Light ship whilst occasionally taking refuge behind the wall on the opposite side of the river.
Black Redstart 30 Jan 2020 The Hythe, Colchester Matt Turner 1 With wagtails at the Quay
Black Redstart 28 Jan 2020 The Hythe, Colchester Alf Mullins 1 On and around Lightship in docks.
Black Redstart 17 Jan 2020 Colchester Phil Carter 1 Female in Silverton's yard, Haven Rd.
Black Redstart 03 Jan 2020 The Hythe, Colchester Alf Mullins 1 At sewage outlet
Black Redstart 03 Dec 2019 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Andrew Cox 1 Close to centre, edge of play area.
Black Redstart 27 Oct 2019 West Mersea Stephen Entwistle 3 Just seen bright male & female..third seen earlier by finder..very mobile around beach nuts 502.between two sugars cafe & surf snack cafe.Seen by SE AF MC
Black Redstart 25 Oct 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 2 fem/imm on beach between The Leas (Central Avenue)
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