Cumbria Butterfly Sightings: Ringlet

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
29 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Fields Uldale NY245368 VC70 Cumberland Lorna Swift
25 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD439826 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong sun,calm 20degC
24 Jul 2020 Ringlet 15 Greystoke Forest Greystoke NY389343 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
18 Jul 2020 Ringlet 25 Kings Meaburn Penrith NY635208 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass On woodland edge - short grass in good sunlight and surrounding (...)
12 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD394767 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
12 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Lawns House Witherslack SD4349385746 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 80% sun, 17C, light breeze.
12 Jul 2020 Ringlet 15 Low Crag Wood Witherslack SD4443985363 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 80% sun, 17C, light breeze.
12 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD4342485216 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 60% sun, 16C, light breeze.
12 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD4327184691 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 30% sun, 15C, light breeze.
9 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD485880 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 17.10-18.30 Mostly overcast
7 Jul 2020 Ringlet 15 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY737077 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 17.10-1840 A little sun 27415.jpeg
2 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Bowness Common Wigton NY224598 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
1 Jul 2020 Ringlet 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17-18c. 80% sun. 13.35-15.30.
1 Jul 2020 Ringlet 25 Bird's Park Reservoir Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
26 Jun 2020 Ringlet 5 Wharton Tarn Skelwith Bridge SD331987 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
26 Jun 2020 Ringlet 15 Hay Fell Kendal SD5494 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
25 Jun 2020 Mountain Ringlet 45 Glenridding Common Glenridding NY349175 VC69 Westmorland Pete Barron Annual transect survey.
25 Jun 2020 Mountain Ringlet 15 Honister Seatoller NY217133 VC70 Cumberland Pete Barron Grid ref as amended by M Tordoff 27Jun after corres with (...)
24 Jun 2020 Ringlet 5 Thwaite Head Fell Thwaite Head Rusland Valley SD351910 VC69 Westmorland Allan Sumner
24 Jun 2020 Mountain Ringlet 5 Caudale Moor Hartsop NY411101 VC69 Westmorland Ian Watts 95% sun, very warm, moderate SW breeze.
24 Jun 2020 Ringlet 45 Birkshill Raughton Head NY377430 VC70 Cumberland Keith Temple Many more
20 Jun 2020 Ringlet 5 Kings Meaburn Penrith NY618202 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Down on the meadows by the Lyvennet before the sun got up in the (...) 26820.jpeg
7 Aug 2019 Ringlet 5 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY728070 VC69 Westmorland Keith Temple
3 Aug 2019 Ringlet 5 Abbey Gills Lanercost NY549641 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard
24 Jul 2019 Ringlet 5 Stock Wood Oxen Park SD311889 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
23 Jul 2019 Ringlet 15 Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD392766 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 75 minutes observation in mid afternoon. temp 26
23 Jul 2019 Ringlet 5 Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY264169 VC70 Cumberland Pete Barron
21 Jul 2019 Ringlet 15 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436865 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 20oC bright but no sun.
15 Jul 2019 Ringlet 5 Roudsea Moss and Woods Greenodd SD334818 VC69 Westmorland Finn Bugge 22C
12 Jul 2019 Ringlet 15 White Scar Levens SD461854 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick 22 deg C, no wind, full sun At least the recorded number
7 Jul 2019 Ringlet 5 Garden, Plantation Avenue Arnside SD462780 VC69 Westmorland Caroline Webb
7 Jul 2019 Ringlet 25 Blackstock point Thornthwaite NY222272 VC70 Cumberland Pete
6 Jul 2019 Ringlet 5 Gosling Sike Carlisle NY409586 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
4 Jul 2019 Ringlet 15 Thacka Beck Penrith NY506306 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 20829.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Ringlet 25 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
2 Jul 2019 Ringlet 5 White Scar Whitbarrow Levens SD461854 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC Dull
1 Jul 2019 Ringlet 65 Park Wood Brigsteer SD478872 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 20542.jpeg
28 Jun 2019 Ringlet 15 Mawbray Banks Silloth NY082471 VC70 Cumberland Andy Warner Full sun. Numerous
28 Jun 2019 Ringlet 5 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD544786 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 23oC 100% sun but breeze
27 Jun 2019 Ringlet 5 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD5446378673 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Yorke
27 Jun 2019 Mountain Ringlet 5 Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY146027 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 394m.
26 Jun 2019 Ringlet 5 Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY256174 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett
26 Jun 2019 Mountain Ringlet 25 Grey Knotts/Fleetwith Honistor Pass NY215132 VC70 Cumberland Melissa Minter
23 Jun 2019 Ringlet 5 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick 19 deg C shade Stiff east wind but effect diluted by boundary (...)
22 Jun 2019 Mountain Ringlet 25 Illgill head Wasdale NY1705 VC70 Cumberland Melissa Minter Eastern slopes of Illgill head ~490m 19995.jpeg
9 Jun 2019 Mountain Ringlet 25 Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY1302 VC70 Cumberland Melissa Minter 14 degrees but sunny
6 Jun 2019 Mountain Ringlet 25 Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY127019 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 15degC, breezy but mostly sunny. 12:30-13:30hrs.
26 Jul 2018 Ringlet 25 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips
9 Jul 2018 Ringlet 5 Spring Bank Lane Grange over Sands SD400784 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
9 Jul 2018 Ringlet 5 A684 verge Sedbergh SD600923 VC69 Westmorland Martin Keiller
9 Jul 2018 Ringlet 5 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
8 Jul 2018 Ringlet 15 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 25oC Full sun
25 Jun 2018 Mountain Ringlet 5 Langdales between Pike of Blisco and Crinkle Crags Chapel Stile NY321052 VC69 Westmorland Nick Freeman Total no. seen 20 between NY 254 to 261 and 037-044. 5-10 (...)
24 Jun 2018 Ringlet 5 Whitbarrow White Scar Mill side SD459849 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 40 minutes observation in 100% sun. Temp 22C
11 Jun 2018 Mountain Ringlet 5 Grey Knotts Honistor Pass NY216132 VC70 Cumberland Philip Key Good views of them flying and basking.
29 May 2018 Mountain Ringlet 25 Irton Fell Eskdale Green NY12710190 VC70 Cumberland Adam McVeigh
25 Jul 2017 Ringlet 15 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435878 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
24 Jul 2017 Ringlet 5 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456777 VC69 Westmorland Pete Kinsella
18 Jul 2017 Ringlet 5 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD435878 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 100% sun. Approx 20C. At least 5.
14 Jul 2017 Ringlet 5 Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD460853 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC 80% sun
6 Jul 2017 Ringlet 75 River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
5 Jul 2017 Ringlet 25 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456774 VC69 Westmorland Michael Williams
5 Jul 2017 Ringlet 35 River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
1 Jul 2017 Ringlet 35 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland David Gower sunny period 12 - 12.45 p.m.
1 Jul 2017 Ringlet 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 90% sun. wind 5 in parts. 60 mins walk.
30 Jun 2017 Ringlet 15 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 VC69 Westmorland David Gower 2.40 PM, sunny
26 Jun 2017 Ringlet 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 15.30 to 16.00 in calm and sunny weather
26 Jun 2017 Ringlet 15 Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD545788 VC69 Westmorland Sue and Finn Bugge
25 Jun 2017 Ringlet 5 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD435846 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
22 Jun 2017 Ringlet 15 Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY2756 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
22 Jun 2017 Ringlet 5 Glasson Moss Glasson NY2360 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
18 Jun 2017 Ringlet 5 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 VC69 Westmorland Linda
25 May 2017 Mountain Ringlet 15 Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY127019 VC70 Cumberland Mark Yeldham A number of butterflies were spotted, flying quickly and easily (...)
1 Aug 2016 Ringlet 5 Arnside Knott Arnside SD4577 VC69 Westmorland Dave O'Brien
29 Jul 2016 Ringlet 5 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434870 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun freshly emerged
28 Jul 2016 Ringlet 5 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD431836 VC69 Westmorland Sue and Finn Bugge
26 Jul 2016 Ringlet 15 Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD489878 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC 100% cloud
18 Jul 2016 Ringlet 5 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD359782 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory
16 Jul 2016 Ringlet 145 Greystoke Forest Hutton Roof, Greystoke NY380343 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell Seen in one hour.
8 Jul 2016 Ringlet 5 Barrowmouth Whitehaven NX958156 VC70 Cumberland Mike and Lyn Mills
29 Jun 2016 Ringlet 5 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
23 Jun 2016 Ringlet 5 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD540786 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 20oC with 90% sun
23 Jun 2016 Ringlet 5 Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 7500.jpeg
17 Jun 2016 Ringlet 15 Soddy Gap Great Broughton NY065325 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
30 May 2016 Mountain Ringlet 25 Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY1201 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro and Pete Howard (Minimum count)
17 Aug 2015 Ringlet 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD387764 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
5 Aug 2015 Ringlet 25 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 20oC and 20% sun
3 Aug 2015 Ringlet 5 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 VC69 Westmorland Dave Viles
25 Jul 2015 Mountain Ringlet 5 Rosset Pike and Angle Tarn Langdale NY246077 VC70 Cumberland R Dixon rather late? flying in sunny intervals and calm conditions.
19 Jul 2015 Ringlet 5 Kentmere Lake Staveley NY454028 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Damp morning 1030-11.00am
15 Jul 2015 Mountain Ringlet 5 Rossett Pike Ambleside NY248075 VC69 Westmorland Steve Matthewman Between head of Rossetti Gill and summit. Bright sunshine but (...)
12 Jul 2015 Ringlet 35 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD437807 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden
10 Jul 2015 Ringlet 15 Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Brian and Denise Grundy
9 Jul 2015 Mountain Ringlet 5 Birks Patterdale NY381153 VC69 Westmorland Graeme Baker Small colony on North face at 645m
5 Jul 2015 Ringlet 25 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440826 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden 3037.jpeg
9 Jul 2014 Ringlet 15 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
5 Jul 2014 Mountain Ringlet 5 Great Knott Chapel Stile NY256042 VC69 Westmorland Emma Whitfield Altitude 700m, on north side of main path to Crinkle Crags at (...)
14 Jun 2014 Mountain Ringlet 75 Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY135023 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton the morning was mainly overcast, 75 is a conservative estimate