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by John Edwards
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers Fields, Eccleston
Replies: 0
Views: 66

Tincklers Fields, Eccleston

While out yesterday a small bird landed on top of a hedge briefly, it was silhouetted so I couldn't make it out, there was a Chiffchaff calling so I thought that was what it was though Chiffys are normally more secretive and not perched on a branch sitting still, anyway I got a quick snap of it befo...
by John Edwards
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers Fields to St Marys Eccleston.
Replies: 0
Views: 77

Tincklers Fields to St Marys Eccleston.

Tuesday 24/3/2020 A total of 35 Curlew seen, 9 flying south east and 26 on fields to the north of the River Yarrow, also male Goosander, female Mandarin, Kingfisher, 6 Chiffchaffs 4 on the south side of the river and 2 on the north side, 4 Lapwings, 1 Heron, 4 Moorhens, 2 Coot, 2 pair of Long tailed...
by John Edwards
Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

My first Chiff Chaff of the year this morning, heard and seen, Curlew heard (8 seen on Thursday) Only 4 Lapwings today, also Buzzard, Gt. Spotted Woody drumming, 3 Coot 2 Moorhen, 20 Meadow Pipits and 9 Redwings. A female Goosander was on one of the ponds yesterday.
by John Edwards
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 1
Views: 156

Re: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

Only 3 Curlew this morning and 5 Lapwings, a Raven flew around the fields calling before heading off westwards in the direction of Croston Moss.
by John Edwards
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 1
Views: 156

Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

5 Curlew flew over and landed on the field next to the river also 2 Heron, 7 Long Tailed Tits, 13 Lapwings, 14 Canada Geese, 3 Coot, c20 Meadow Pipts and c15 Pied Wagtails.
by John Edwards
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 0
Views: 218

Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

6 Lapwings back on the fields this morning, a single lapwing was seen on the 20th and numbers have slowly increased. A Curlew was heard calling, 100 + Black Headed Gulls feeding on the fields along with Meadow Pipits, Pied Wagtails, Starlings, Jackdaws, Carrion Crows, 20+ Redwings yesterday none tod...
by John Edwards
Tue Feb 18, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 0
Views: 279

Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

2 Curlew were my first here this year. Not much else out of the ordinary apart from the Curlew.
by John Edwards
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: bits and bobs.
Replies: 1
Views: 161

Re: bits and bobs.

Gary I had a Raven flying over Tincklers Fields yesterday morning probably the same bird.
by John Edwards
Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Gadwall, Eccleston
Replies: 0
Views: 256

Gadwall, Eccleston

A pair of Gadwall flew from the pond after the Lilly pond heading west towards Syd Brook Lane, I think they're a fist in Eccleston for me, thought I saw one a week ago at the same pond but only caught a glimpse of it through the trees as it flew off. Also 40+ Redwing, Buzzard, 22 Canada Geese and 1 ...
by John Edwards
Thu Jan 23, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 2
Views: 201

Re: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

Little Egret on field behind barn near Anchorfields this morning, also Pied Wagtails, Meadow Pipits and a Grey Wagtail. 4 Yellowhammers at the smallholding and 80+ Redwings in the area.
by John Edwards
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 2
Views: 201

Re: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

No sign this morning though I only went out when the fog started lifting after 10, 8 Tree Sparrows were in bushes in the rear gardens of the houses near Anchorfields.
by John Edwards
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers fields, Eccleston.
Replies: 2
Views: 201

Tincklers fields, Eccleston.

A Little Egret is on the manured field 2 fields west of Anchorfields also there Pied Wagtails, Meadow Pipits, Starlings, Corvids and Black Headed Gulls. Also seen this morning 4 Teal, 1 Goldcrest, 3 Bullfinch, 10 Mallard, 3 Red Legged Partridge, Pinkfeet heard but not seen and a Coot back on one of ...
by John Edwards
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers Fields, Eccleston
Replies: 0
Views: 114

Tincklers Fields, Eccleston

$ Mute Swans flew over heading south east, 1 adult and 3 immature ( first winter) birds. it's been a bit quiet lately with the best sightings being c75 Redwing, c25 Fieldfare, 20+ Pied Wagtail, 30+ Meadow Pipits and a coupe of Snipe.
by John Edwards
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers Fields, Eccleston
Replies: 2
Views: 246

Re: Tincklers Fields, Eccleston

No sightings of any Egrets the last couple of mornings, 5 Mandarin flying over yesterday, today 1 Raven, Buzzard, Kestrel, 12 Canada \geese and a male Bullfinch.
by John Edwards
Sun Jan 05, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Tincklers Fields, Eccleston
Replies: 2
Views: 246

Re: Tincklers Fields, Eccleston

2 Little Egret on fields heading West along footpath from Anchorfields one in ditch on south side of field, hidden in the ditch at times, the second bird seen on second field on the right looking towards the river near to the barn at the rear of the dairy farm. Also 3 Yellowhammer on small-holding.

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