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 02 Aug 2021 Westley Heights Andrew Cox 2
Swallow 31 Jul 2021 Dovercourt Simon Banks 2 Over my garden. Very unusual for well inside Dovercourt. Appeared with Swifts ahead of stormcloud.
Swallow 31 Jul 2021 Thorndon CP (South) Andrew Cox 8 At least. Hatch Farm area.
Swallow 31 Jul 2021 Ardleigh Reservoir Matt Turner 1
Swallow 31 Jul 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 65
Swallow 29 Jul 2021 Westley Heights Andrew Cox 1
Swallow 28 Jul 2021 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 12 Circa. Gatekeeper Butterflies, 1 Marbled White.
Swallow 28 Jul 2021 Ashdon Phil Harling 50
Swallow 28 Jul 2021 Shrub End Oliver Cottis 25
Swallow 27 Jul 2021 Thorndon CP (North) Andrew Cox 25 Approx. Hatch Farm area. Some juvs.
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