Black Redstart

Phoenicurus ochruros


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



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Black Redstart
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
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)
Black Redstart 24 Oct 2019 Great Holland Paul Brayshaw 1 male
Black Redstart 23 Oct 2019 Colne Pt Graham Upton 1 Immature male.
Black Redstart 23 Oct 2019 Gunners Park, Shoebury Steve Grimwade 1 Female/immature in SE corner
Black Redstart 23 Oct 2019 Holland-on-Sea Brian Goodey 1 Briefly in my garden
Black Redstart 23 Oct 2019 West Mersea Stephen Entwistle 1 On jetty in front firs chase caravan site
Black Redstart 22 Oct 2019 Colne Pt Richard Allen 1 male
Black Redstart 21 Oct 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 2 fem type on beach below Third Avenue plus a male on seawall south of beach huts adjacent to GC (per PRD)
Black Redstart 04 Apr 2019 TQ5993 Tony Kennelly 1 Singing from rooftops, however looked like a female or juvenile not an adult male. A welcome addition to the suburban garden bird dawn chorus. About 200 metres from expected railway habitat!
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