Redwing

Turdus iliacus – COCH DAN-ADEN – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in July and August

Redwing – 1994

Turdus iliacus – COCH DAN-ADEN – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in July and August Mathew (1894) and Lockley et al. (1949) agreed that the Redwing was a common winter visitor and that cold weather brought great numbers to Pembrokeshire. Redwings normally arrive in Pembrokeshire from early October, the earliest record being of one at […]

Redwing – 1980s winter

Turdus iliacus – COCH DAN-ADEN – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in July and August The BTO winter atlas showed that Redwings were present in most 10km squares during the winters of 1981-82, 1982-82 and 1983-84.  The darker the colour, the higher the relative total count for each 10km square.  The darkest blue represents over […]

Redwing – 1949

Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.

Redwing – 1894

Turdus iliacus – A common winter visitor. The little flock that arrives at some favourite locality in the autumn does not stray far from it unless exceptionally severe weather sets in, and on the approach of spring the birds assemble in the nearest tall trees, and sing in concert a low sweet song, the notes […]