Hirundo rustica

Common summer visitor and passage migrant.

BOU Name
Barn Swallow
Data Required
Breeding survey data, trends and unusual records. Early and late dates. Counts of 100+.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Swallow 21 Aug 2019 Holland Haven Yvonne Watling 15 All over
Swallow 20 Aug 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 1
Swallow 19 Aug 2019 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 5
Swallow 18 Aug 2019 Heybridge GP Tony Kennelly 40
Swallow 18 Aug 2019 Wrabness Kevin Tunnicliffe 13
Swallow 17 Aug 2019 Bradwell-on-Sea Andrew Stroud 40 around observatory bushes. Feeding on insects then resting in elm clump
Swallow 17 Aug 2019 Thorndon CP (North) Andrew Cox 6 At least.
Swallow 17 Aug 2019 Weald CP, near South Weald Andrew Stroud 10
Swallow 16 Aug 2019 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 40 +.
Swallow 16 Aug 2019 Westley Heights Andrew Cox 30 At least. Feeding over Westley Heights, often at ground level. Many juvs.
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