Purple Sandpiper

Calidris maritima


Winter visitor and passage migrant in small numbers.



BOU Name
Purple Sandpiper
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Purple Sandpiper 02 Mar 2019 Holland Haven Liz Huxley 2
Purple Sandpiper 12 Feb 2019 Holland Haven Simon Cox 2 seen later by Mick Rodwell
Purple Sandpiper 18 Jan 2019 Holland Haven Liz Huxley 1
Purple Sandpiper 04 Jan 2019 Holland Haven Liz Huxley 1
Purple Sandpiper 30 Nov 2018 North Fambridge Alan Shearring 1 roosting on Horseshoe
Purple Sandpiper 15 Nov 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 seawall opposite GC
Purple Sandpiper 14 Nov 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Liz Huxley 1
Purple Sandpiper 01 Oct 2018 Southend Pier Graham Smith 1 Roosting wiith Turnstones on ramp
Purple Sandpiper 24 Aug 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 @1818, possible same bird then joined a second bird on the beach at Holland Haven (per Matt Lonsdale)
Purple Sandpiper 22 Mar 2018 Walton-on-The-Naze Darrell Stile 1
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