Cumbria Butterfly Sightings: Ringlet

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid ref. Recorder Comment Image
15 Jul 2019 Ringlet 8 White Scar Witherslack SD455849 John Mounsey 21.5 deg. C. Light airs. 13.00-15.00 hrs. Buddleia in flower (...) 21372.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Ringlet 2 Kendal Fell Kendal SD506932 John Mounsey One very small; while it was flying I thought it might have been (...)
2 Jul 2018 Ringlet 20 Burns Beck Moss Sedbergh SD595878 John Mounsey Full sun, fitful easterly breeze, 25deg. C. No butterflies seen (...)
2 Jul 2018 Ringlet 30 Old Park Wood Sedbergh SD598899 John Mounsey Approx. number. Full sun, fitful easterly breeze, 25deg. C. No (...)
2 Jul 2018 Ringlet 30 Old Scotch Road, east of Sedbergh SD598911 John Mounsey Approximate number. Full sun, fitful easterly breeze, 25deg. C. (...)
20 Jun 2018 Ringlet 1 Brigsteer Road verge. Kendal SD5050592076 John Mounsey First time I've seen a Ringlet here. Probably from field over (...)
12 Jul 2017 Ringlet 2 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 John Mounsey Full sun, light air.
3 Jul 2017 Ringlet 9 Burns Beck Moss Sedbergh SD595878 John Mounsey 16 deg. C, strong W. wind, sunny spells.
3 Jul 2017 Ringlet 10 Killington Reservoir (nearby) Sedbergh SD598911 John Mounsey 16 deg. C, strong W. wind, sunny spells.
3 Jul 2017 Ringlet 18 Old Park Plantation Sedbergh SD598899 John Mounsey Beside access track by cleared area. 16 deg. C, sheltered from (...) 10126.jpeg
2 Jul 2017 Ringlet 16 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD4383 John Mounsey 14.15 - 16.15, 19 deg. C, SW breeze, sunny spells.
7 Aug 2015 Ringlet 2 Brigsteer Wood Levens SD4887 John Mounsey Overcast, still, 21deg.C, 14.00. 4 large Frits, probably all (...)
22 Jul 2015 Ringlet 1 Kendal golf course nearby Kendal SD506932 John Mounsey 18.30, sunny, light breeze.
15 Jul 2015 Ringlet 77 High Borrowdale Shap NY5603 John Mounsey Strong gusty wind, 20deg C, 10.30 - 11.30, between Huck's Bridge (...) 2838.jpeg
10 Jul 2015 Ringlet 11 Disused Railway Winton Cumbria NY7910 John Mounsey Disused railway cutting, 26deg. C, 15.00 - 15.30.
17 Jul 2014 Ringlet 6 Flashbank Wood Levens SD4888 John Mounsey
15 Jul 2014 Ringlet 1 Campfield Marsh reserve Bowness-on-Solway NY197613 John Mounsey