Cumbria Butterfly Sightings: Common Blue

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid ref. Recorder Comment Image
19 Sep 2019 Common Blue 1 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD434883 Martin Chadwick fairly fresh male
17 Sep 2019 Common Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 16c. 100% sun. Windy. 23899.jpeg
17 Sep 2019 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick Sunny. Temperature 18 C 45 minutes observation in lower quarry. (...)
10 Sep 2019 Common Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace males. 12.30-13.30. Sunny.
25 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY724065 Chris Winnick 28oC Hot and full sun.
25 Aug 2019 Common Blue 3 Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD171706 Helen Wallace 12.20-13.30. 27c. Mild southerly breeze.
25 Aug 2019 Common Blue 6 Skinburness Silloth NY126561 Martin Keiller 5 males, 1 female. Seen along 2000m of coast pathway, (...)
24 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Oaklea Road Barrow-in-Furness SD207743 Irene Appleby Small butterfly lovely patterned underwings Identification (...) 23464.jpeg
23 Aug 2019 Common Blue 45 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 37 male, 8 female, including 1 pair 23212.jpeg
21 Aug 2019 Common Blue 9 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 1 hour observation in and around the quarry. Dull and breezy. (...)
12 Aug 2019 Common Blue 8 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD389763 Martin Chadwick 1 hour around mid-day. Sun 50%. temp 18C All males
12 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD394768 Martin Chadwick
12 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD392767 Martin Chadwick
9 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD317872 Tom and Felix Fitter
8 Aug 2019 Common Blue 9 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD189744 Ian Tallon 22872.jpeg
8 Aug 2019 Common Blue 13 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 22887.jpeg
8 Aug 2019 Common Blue 4 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY7207 Keith Walton
8 Aug 2019 Common Blue 9 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390766 Margaret and David Eastlick 23deg C sun no wind aggregated grid reference knapweed the (...)
8 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Hampsfell Cartmel SD3977879024 Richard Evans 70% sun, 19c, light breeze.
8 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Hampsfield Allotment Cartmel SD3985380307 Richard Evans 90% sun, 20c, light breeze.
7 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY728070 Keith Temple
6 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Kettlewell Craggs Kendal Fell Kendal SD504933 Margaret and David Eastlick In quarry, sunny and wind free
6 Aug 2019 Common Blue 10 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 50 minutes observation in and around the quarry. full sun but (...)
5 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD4545985795 Richard Evans 40-minute circuit near to cowshed. 20% sun.
5 Aug 2019 Common Blue 6 White Scar Whitbarrow partial Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell
4 Aug 2019 Common Blue 2 Sleddale Hall Shap NY540113 Brian and Lindsey Snell
4 Aug 2019 Common Blue 3 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727067 David Phillips 70% sun 20c
4 Aug 2019 Common Blue 5 Scout Scar car park area Kendal SD489923 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 22642.jpeg
4 Aug 2019 Common Blue 9 Irt Estuary Drigg SD063971 Jake Manson
2 Aug 2019 Common Blue 4 Brigsteer village Brigsteer SD484891 Chris Winnick 25oC 50% sun
2 Aug 2019 Common Blue 2 Farrers Allotment Levens SD454858 Chris Winnick 25oC 60% sun
2 Aug 2019 Common Blue 2 White Scar Whitbarrow Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 25oC 60% sun
2 Aug 2019 Common Blue 19 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD196754 Helen Wallace 4 females. Some nectaring on sea holly. 22442.jpeg
1 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD207686 Helen Wallace 19c. Overcast & breezy.
1 Aug 2019 Common Blue 1 Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY388296 Keith Temple
31 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick lower part of quarry. 25 minutes observation in clody and (...)
30 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Irt Estuary Drigg SD055980 Jake Manson
29 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Kendal Fell Kendal SD508931 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun....one fresh and one v. tatty.
29 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190710 Helen Wallace 100% sun.20C. Between car park. Male.
29 Jul 2019 Common Blue 19 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 20C. N. slagbank. At least 3 females.
29 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 Helen Wallace 20C. Southern slagbank.
29 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Scout Scar Kendal SD498913 John Mounsey Males
29 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 West boundary of Kendal Kendal SD499914 John Mounsey Mostly sunny, 2.30pm.
28 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Walkmill Nature Reserve Moresby Park, Whitehaven NY004188 Andy Warner Broken Cloud 20 degrees A bit battered 21988.jpeg
28 Jul 2019 Common Blue 5 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 19oC .....4 male and 1 female.
25 Jul 2019 Common Blue 9 Smardale Gill Smardale SD439828 Andrew Cornall Very hot! 28c. But little sunshine. Fresh individuals
25 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Blitterlees Beach Silloth NY104523 John Callion
25 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards Very hot day.
24 Jul 2019 Common Blue 5 Barkbooth Lot Winster SD415907 Kath Armstrongy Bryan Ingleby 21 cloudy 21965.jpeg
24 Jul 2019 Common Blue 3 Ravens Lodge Levens SD461853 Kath Armstrongy Bryan Ingleby 22. Sun 21972.jpeg
24 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Ravens Lodge Levens SD460853 Kath Armstrongy Bryan Ingleby 22. Sun. 2 for sure. Maybe more Second small car park old (...)
24 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Stock Wood Oxen Park SD311889 Tom and Felix Fitter
23 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Kendal Fell Kendal SD507931 Chris Winnick 25oC Sun
23 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick Sunny. T 25C 35 minutes observation in mid afternoon.
22 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Holme Head To Cummersdale Path Near Carlisle Cemetary Carlisle NY3953254189 R.Plunkett first ever spot of blue butterfly anywhere in the world. hope i (...)
21 Jul 2019 Common Blue 3 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435875 Chris Winnick 20oC bright but no sun.
21 Jul 2019 Common Blue 7 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435875 Chris Winnick 20oC bright but no sun.
21 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 David Eastlick warm and overcast
21 Jul 2019 Common Blue 8 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY728071 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 21645.jpeg
21 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Grune Point, footpath to Skinburness NY139566 PETER RITSON
17 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Wakebarrow Levens SD4524786994 David Eastlick sunny, ca 20degC, little wind aggregate grid reference on N-S (...)
15 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Faulds Brow Quarry Wigton NY3040 Ian J Armstrong A quick 15 Mins. Breezy, overcast. Very warm.
15 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390766 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
15 Jul 2019 Common Blue 3 White Scar Witherslack SD455849 John Mounsey All male. 21.5 deg. C. Light airs. 13.00-15.00 hrs. Buddleia (...)
15 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083473 Martin Keiller 12-2pm, sunny and warm with a light breeze. 3 males 1 female.
15 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 West Beach dunes S of harbour Silloth NY102530 Martin Keiller 3-4.30pm, sunny periods, warm with light breeze. 3 males 1 (...)
15 Jul 2019 Common Blue 11 White Scar Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell males
13 Jul 2019 Common Blue 3 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461853 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% dull.
13 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Faulds Brow, Caldbeck. Wigton NY304406 Ian J Armstrong
13 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Walk St Johns in the Vale NY318201 L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
13 Jul 2019 Common Blue 3 White Scar Witherslack SD459852 Tom and Felix Fitter
12 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 White Scar Levens SD461854 Margaret and David Eastlick 22 deg C, no wind, full sun At least the recorded number
10 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Blitterleees Beach nr Silloth NY100523 John Callion Hazy sunshine
8 Jul 2019 Common Blue 7 Farrers Allotment Levens SD453866 Chris Winnick 22oC 30% sun [no breeze]
8 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461851 Chris Winnick 20oC 10% sun [no breeze]
8 Jul 2019 Common Blue 21 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD4388 Dave O'Brien Some very blue females 21113.jpeg
8 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
8 Jul 2019 Common Blue 6 Whitbarrow NNR, Bell Rake Witherslack SD4388 Dave O'Brien
8 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Farrers Allotment Levens SD453866 Ian Tallon Butterfly Conservation walk led by Chris Winnick 21096.jpeg
8 Jul 2019 Common Blue 8 Kendal "Race Course" Kendal SD499914 John Mounsey Including one female. 21deg.C, light westerly airs. 21058.jpeg
7 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD403799 Geoff Birch Males
7 Jul 2019 Common Blue 5 Waitby Greenriggs Kirkby Stephen NY761082 Margaret and David Eastlick No wind in cutting and really warm when the sun shone, ~20 deg (...)
7 Jul 2019 Common Blue 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 25 minutes observation in mid afternoon.
6 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 White Scar Whitbarrow SD461855 David Phillips
6 Jul 2019 Common Blue 2 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 John Mounsey Full sun, 21deg.C. Light airs. males.
6 Jul 2019 Common Blue 3 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD545785 Mike Gregory
6 Jul 2019 Common Blue 15 Scout Scar Kendal SD4890 Philip Key Approximately.
4 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Hutton Roof NNR Hutton SD547776 Chris Winnick 18oC 20 % Sun
4 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD434868 Pete Kinsella
4 Jul 2019 Common Blue 12 Swindale Valley Swindale NY521142 Sarah Mitchell Males.
3 Jul 2019 Common Blue 17 Farrers Allotment Levens SD454860 Chris Winnick 22oC 90% Sun
3 Jul 2019 Common Blue 7 Wakebarrow Levens SD453867 Chris Winnick 22oC 90% sun no breeze
3 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace 20c. Breezy in places.
3 Jul 2019 Common Blue 3 White Scar Raven's Farm Witherslack SD460852 Ian Tallon 11.30-12.30 20717.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Kendal Fell Kendal SD506932 John Mounsey Male. Full sun, light airs.
3 Jul 2019 Common Blue 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307541 Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. 20degC sunny, light breeze. A fresh male.
2 Jul 2019 Common Blue 4 White Scar Whitbarrow Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 18oC Dull
2 Jul 2019 Common Blue 12 Holme stinted pastures Burton in Kendal SD545788 Finn Bugge 17C-sunny periods
2 Jul 2019 Common Blue 10 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD4384 Martin Chadwick BC field trip. Five observers wandered over much of Yewbarrow. (...)
30 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190713 Martin Chadwick 50 minutes on eastern side of slag bank where relatively (...)
29 Jun 2019 Common Blue 16 Holme Park Fell Clawthorpe SD541796 Dave Wrigley
29 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD544787 Dave Wrigley
29 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD401800 Geoff Birch Male 20468.jpeg
29 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD401800 Geoff Birch Male 20469.jpeg
29 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD416908 Mike Gregory 20449.jpeg
29 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 Mike Gregory
28 Jun 2019 Common Blue 4 Mawbray Banks Silloth NY082471 Andy Warner Full sun.
28 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 Chris Winnick 23oC 100% sun
28 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 35 minutes. Sunny and warm
28 Jun 2019 Common Blue 5 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD432850 Martin Chadwick
28 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD416908 Tom and Felix Fitter
27 Jun 2019 Common Blue 8 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434878 Chris Winnick 22oC full sun
27 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 White Scar Whitbarrow Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 22oC full sun.
27 Jun 2019 Common Blue 12 Scout & Cunswick scar Kendal SD488928 Philip Key
27 Jun 2019 Common Blue 6 Holme Fell area Clawthorpe SD544787 Sarah Mitchell males
26 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Farrers Allotment Levens SD456862 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun.
26 Jun 2019 Common Blue 4 Farrers Allotment Levens SD456862 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. across the site
26 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Wakebarrow Levens SD456864 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun.
26 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 Finn Bugge 19C
23 Jun 2019 Common Blue 4 Holme Park Fell Clawthorpe SD5395979471 Richard Evans Hazy Sun, 18c, windy. 19936.jpeg
22 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard
22 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD544787 Sarah Mitchell Males
21 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller 1 male, 2 females. The first female CBs I have seen in (...) 19844.jpeg
19 Jun 2019 Common Blue 8 Farrers Allotment Levens SD448866 Chris Winnick 19oC 80% sun
19 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD460854 Chris Winnick 18oC 80% sun...my first of year
19 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 White Scar Whitbarrow Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 18oC 80% sun.
19 Jun 2019 Common Blue 9 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace North slag bank. Full sun. 75 mins.
19 Jun 2019 Common Blue 10 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 Helen Wallace South slag bank. Full sun. Breezy.
18 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD5426278898 Bryan Yorke
18 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY732083 Chris Winnick 17oC 70% sun
18 Jun 2019 Common Blue 5 Waitby Greenriggs Kirkby Stephen NY758084 Chris Winnick 17oC 70% sun
18 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Garden Barrow-in-Furness SD226704 Helen Wallace M & F. Hot & sunny.
18 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 White Scar Levens SD460852 Margaret and David Eastlick full sun 16 deg C
17 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD459789 Roger Fellows
16 Jun 2019 Common Blue 8 North Walney Barrow-in-Furness SD168710 Helen Wallace 16c. Sunny intervals. 75 min observation.
16 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY714056 Ian Watts 4pm. 40% sun. Warm. 19641.jpeg
11 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 St Helens Flimby NY010326 John Callion
10 Jun 2019 Common Blue 7 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 Brian Chandler Early morning full sun
10 Jun 2019 Common Blue 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 Helen Wallace Southern slagbank. Lots of bf trefoil, some k vetch.
10 Jun 2019 Common Blue 7 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 Helen Wallace Northern slagbank. Overcast. 19421.jpeg
10 Jun 2019 Common Blue 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 Margaret and David Eastlick 15 min count SW light breeze but no breeze in quarry floor (...)
10 Jun 2019 Common Blue 12 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller 8m4f. Late morning, sunny, no wind. NW part of reserve.
10 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 Michael Williams
10 Jun 2019 Common Blue 13 White Scar Witherslack SD466850 Sarah Mitchell All males. 19474.jpeg
9 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller Males, both quite fresh, nectaring on Forgetmenots at the foot (...) 19410.jpeg
7 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Farrers Allotment Levens SD455859 Chris Winnick 17oC 70% sun
6 Jun 2019 Common Blue 15 Oldside Wind Turbines Workington NX99623035 Andy Warner Fleeting sun, cool.
6 Jun 2019 Common Blue 20 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 David Phillips 100% sun. 15c SW breeze. 1 hour visit from 14.45 hrs.
6 Jun 2019 Common Blue 11 Glasson Maryport NY029360 Martin Keiller 15degC, mostly sunny, but breezy. 15:00-16:00hrs. 9 males 2 (...) 19336.jpeg
6 Jun 2019 Common Blue 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD459789 Roger Fellows
3 Jun 2019 Common Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190713 Copland Smith
3 Jun 2019 Common Blue 12 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 Copland Smith
3 Jun 2019 Common Blue 40 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Dave Wainwright
28 May 2019 Common Blue 43 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 16c. Wind 3 in parts. 19180.jpeg
26 May 2019 Common Blue 15 Barrow slag tips Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Chris Winnick Dull....except 60 mins. sun!
25 May 2019 Common Blue 4 Cape Head Holker SD329781 Martin Chadwick 1 hour, late afternoon, full sun All males
25 May 2019 Common Blue 6 Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD169781 Paul Hampshire 19133.jpeg
25 May 2019 Common Blue 11 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Tom and Felix Fitter
24 May 2019 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick Sunny, T 16C, breezy Males
23 May 2019 Common Blue 20 Maryport Coastal Park Maryport NY028360 Andy Warner Sunny but cool. Patchy Kidney Vetch, good Birdsfoot Trefoil
23 May 2019 Common Blue 1 Bardsea Ulverston SD3074 Lynne Farrell
23 May 2019 Common Blue 4 Capes Head Holker SD333778 Margaret and David Eastlick warm sun slight breeze on Birds Foot Trefoil
23 May 2019 Common Blue 4 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller 15degC, sunny but breezy. 1m3f. NW part of reserve. 19122.jpeg
22 May 2019 Common Blue 2 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD459790 Roger Fellows
20 May 2019 Common Blue 8 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts Breezy
17 May 2019 Common Blue 15 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188712 Helen Wallace 20c. Wind 2. Butterflies all over the site.
16 May 2019 Common Blue 1 St Helens Flimby NY010326 John Callion
14 May 2019 Common Blue 1 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pam Wilson
11 May 2019 Common Blue 1 White Scar Whitbarrow Witherslack SD460853 Sarah Mitchell Seen during a short sunny spell between very heavy showers. (...)
23 Apr 2019 Common Blue 1 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson Male
5 Sep 2018 Common Blue 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 70 min walk. 100% sun. 17c. Very tatty.
5 Sep 2018 Common Blue 4 Waterhead Common Spadeadam NY6169 Peter Howard
4 Sep 2018 Common Blue 4 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY084476 John Callion
31 Aug 2018 Common Blue 6 North Walney NR Barrow-in-Furness SD167720 Chris Winnick 21oC 100% sun
31 Aug 2018 Common Blue 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD193720 Chris Winnick 21oC 100% sun
31 Aug 2018 Common Blue 5 North Walney NR Barrow-in-Furness SD172707 Helen Wallace 11.40-12.30. Path along airport fence & on Heather.
31 Aug 2018 Common Blue 5 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD190749 Helen Wallace 1-2pm. 100% sun.
31 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Cliburn Moss Cliburn NY579257 Sarah Mitchell Male. Nectaring on Heather. The first one I have seen here. 17051.jpeg
30 Aug 2018 Common Blue 6 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 20oC sunny
29 Aug 2018 Common Blue 6 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 4m, 2f. V tatty.
25 Aug 2018 Common Blue 4 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell 3m 1f
22 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 50 minutes in and around perimeter of the quarry. 50% sun. T (...)
21 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 22oC 50% sun
19 Aug 2018 Common Blue 4 Workington Wind Farm Workington NX991298 Mike Gregory 3m, 1F
19 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Holme Park Fell Lower Clawthorpe SD5376779117 Tom Dunbar 16740.jpeg
14 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD316875 Tom and Felix Fitter
13 Aug 2018 Common Blue 10 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace Breezy. Overcast.
11 Aug 2018 Common Blue 5 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434879 Chris Winnick 19oC 50% sun
11 Aug 2018 Common Blue 2 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun
11 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD455847 Lynne Farrell Afternoon. female
11 Aug 2018 Common Blue 15 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell
9 Aug 2018 Common Blue 2 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD393736 Finn Bugge
9 Aug 2018 Common Blue 8 Askam shore Askam SD2077 Lynne Farrell Males and females in dunes
9 Aug 2018 Common Blue 6 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD450852 Peter Howard 90%sunshine, 19 oC
8 Aug 2018 Common Blue 28 Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 Helen Wallace W of airfield, S of NR. Most worn.
8 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 30 minutes in late afternoon. Sunny.
6 Aug 2018 Common Blue 22 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD193725 Chris Winnick 19oC overcast
6 Aug 2018 Common Blue 10 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace Overcast. 19C. 2 hr site walk with Chris Winnick. 2nd brood.
5 Aug 2018 Common Blue 2 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440828 Chris Winnick 21oC 60% sun
5 Aug 2018 Common Blue 4 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460854 Chris Winnick 22oC Sunny
5 Aug 2018 Common Blue 3 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460852 Chris Winnick 22oC Sunny
5 Aug 2018 Common Blue 3 Micklam brickworks site Lowca NX979220 Mike and Lyn Mills
5 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
5 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Underlaid Wood Beetham SD487796 Roger Fellows
5 Aug 2018 Common Blue 8 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell
1 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY7207 Dave O'Brien
1 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD453773 Jeremy Bartlett Female. Very tatty.
1 Aug 2018 Common Blue 1 Askam dunes Askam SD2076 Lynne Farrell Male
1 Aug 2018 Common Blue 11 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell
31 Jul 2018 Common Blue 5 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460854 Jeremy Bartlett 2f, 3m
31 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 Martin Keiller Both males. One possibly the same as the fresh individual seen (...) 17294.jpeg
30 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD451772 Jeremy Bartlett
30 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Fell End Beetham SD49817774 Lynne Farrell Male
30 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Old Park Wood Holker SD336786 Martin Chadwick males
30 Jul 2018 Common Blue 13 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434879 Richard Evans Most faded. 16036.jpeg
28 Jul 2018 Common Blue 6 Arnside Knott/Heathwaite Arnside SD451772 Jeremy Bartlett
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 4 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD455858 Chris Winnick 27oC sunny
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Ravens Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 26oC 80% sun
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 4 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 Chris Winnick 27oC sunny
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Cartmel Road Grange over Sands SD397770 David Eastlick
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Fellside Farm Crosthwaite SD444899 David Eastlick
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD401777 David Eastlick
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick 16.00 to 16.20. T29C. Sunny
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 30 Capes Head Holker SD335777 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes around Cape head.. At least 30 including several (...)
27 Jul 2018 Common Blue 10 Old Park Wood Holker SD334788 Martin Chadwick 30 minutes walk between acr park and stile to caravan park
26 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 26oC 90% sun
26 Jul 2018 Common Blue 5 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 David Phillips
26 Jul 2018 Common Blue 11 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 Sarah Mitchell 10m 1f
26 Jul 2018 Common Blue 5 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD317874 Tom and Felix Fitter
26 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Smardale Disused Rly Line Kirkby Stephen NY711060 Tom Dunbar
25 Jul 2018 Common Blue 8 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 Chris Winnick 24oC 90% sun Terrific Knapweed!
25 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Greenbank Lane Cartmel SD378792 Margaret and David Eastlick
25 Jul 2018 Common Blue 15 Glasson Maryport NY029359 Martin Keiller 1.10 - 2.30pm sunny but quite breezy. All males.
25 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX992299 Martin Keiller 11.50am - 12.30pm sunny but quite breezy. Male.
24 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD402777 David Eastlick
24 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 The Tarn Urswick SD271744 Helen Wallace 30 min walk. 50% sun. 23c. Both male.
24 Jul 2018 Common Blue 8 Mealpot Rd Maryport NY036361 Keith Hamilton
24 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD402779 Margaret Eastlick
24 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD403779 Margaret Eastlick
24 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD433846 Martin Chadwick males
22 Jul 2018 Common Blue 8 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY730070 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 10.40-15.30 Overcast 15557.jpeg
22 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Greenside Kendal SD510924 John Mounsey Male. Passing through garden didn't stop.
22 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Garden Maryport NY052359 Keith Hamilton
22 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY40165688 Martin Keiller 4 - 5pm, warm, mostly sunny, light breeze. The first Common Blue (...) 15567.jpeg
22 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD453773 Mike Gregory 19degrees, overcast, light breeze
21 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD455773 Mike Gregory
19 Jul 2018 Common Blue 21 Smardale Gill Smardale NY744079 Andrew Cornall
19 Jul 2018 Common Blue 19 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434879 Chris Winnick 23oC 70% sun
19 Jul 2018 Common Blue 4 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD431866 Chris Winnick 23oC 60% sun
19 Jul 2018 Common Blue 8 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD459852 David Eastlick sunny, warm, light breeze
19 Jul 2018 Common Blue 9 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY7206 David Phillips Mostly sunny 22c
18 Jul 2018 Common Blue 9 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD455858 Chris Winnick 22oC 30% sun
18 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460854 Chris Winnick 24oC 50% sun
18 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 24oC 50% sun
18 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Lakeshore path Nether Wasdale NY147047 Helen Wallace Female.
18 Jul 2018 Common Blue 15 Smardale Gill Smardale NY744079 Martin Partridge Warm weather 21oC some cloud light breeze
15 Jul 2018 Common Blue 5 Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD456850 Ian Tallon 15.05 - 16.30pm
15 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Lenibrick Point Flookburgh SD348750 Martin Chadwick 2 males and a female
15 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Rusland SD336875 Tom and Felix Fitter
12 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Low Crag Wood Witherslack SD444853 Dave Wainwright
12 Jul 2018 Common Blue 5 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD433847 Dave Wainwright
12 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY084476 John Callion
11 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Holme Park Fell Lower Burton-in-Kendal SD538782 Charles Thompson
11 Jul 2018 Common Blue 3 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard
10 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes in late afternoon sunshine. Within quarry and (...)
9 Jul 2018 Common Blue 8 Bell Rake Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
9 Jul 2018 Common Blue 29 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
8 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Fernhill Coach House Bleacragg Rd Witherslack SD428841 Margaret and David Eastlick
8 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD544786 Martin Partridge
8 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 High Borrowdale Shap NY5556103632 Richard Evans
7 Jul 2018 Common Blue 6 Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 Tom and Felix Fitter
6 Jul 2018 Common Blue 20 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434877 Chris Winnick 25oC 80% sun
4 Jul 2018 Common Blue 7 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD544786 Chris Winnick 250C Full sun.
4 Jul 2018 Common Blue 15 Hutton Roof NNR Burton-in-Kendal SD551777 Chris Winnick 250C Full sun
2 Jul 2018 Common Blue 10 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Sarah Mitchell All males. One was a very different shade of blue - very pale.
1 Jul 2018 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 28C. 95 min walk.
1 Jul 2018 Common Blue 11 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY730070 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 14592.jpeg
1 Jul 2018 Common Blue 6 Waitby Greenriggs Kirkby Stephen NY760082 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
1 Jul 2018 Common Blue 2 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD539783 Mike Gregory 3m, 1f
29 Jun 2018 Common Blue 8 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard
29 Jun 2018 Common Blue 4 Hampsfell Grange-over-Sands SD3979 Doreen Howard
27 Jun 2018 Common Blue 30 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD434847 Martin Chadwick 60 minutes observation over the open ground north of the wall. (...)
27 Jun 2018 Common Blue 3 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD433846 Martin Chadwick 20 minutes observation inclearing south of the wall. T 28C.
26 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD433870 Brian Chandler Very hot, no breeze, early afternoon
26 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Hoad Hill Ulverston SD293788 Helen Wallace 75 min walk. High 20's C.
25 Jun 2018 Common Blue 3 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY095510 John Callion
25 Jun 2018 Common Blue 4 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 60 minutes observation in sun and temp. about 25C. All males
24 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD415907 Martin Chadwick 30 minutes observation in 100% sun. Temp 22C
24 Jun 2018 Common Blue 5 Whitbarrow White Scar Mill side SD459849 Martin Chadwick 40 minutes observation in 100% sun. Temp 22C
24 Jun 2018 Common Blue 7 Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX979219 Mike and Lyn Mills
24 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Micklam brickworks site Whitehaven NX979221 Mike and Lyn Mills
24 Jun 2018 Common Blue 4 Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD5463779962 Richard Evans All males.
24 Jun 2018 Common Blue 6 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD536786 Richard Evans All males.
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 6 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Andrew Rhodes
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418907 Chris Winnick 17oC 20%sun coolish breeze.
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 11 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD453864 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD459851 Chris Winnick 20oC 80%
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 High Hampsfield Farm/Allotment Lindale SD405800 David Jackson
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 High Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD40518034 Geoff Birch In my garden
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 4 Disused Railway Winton Cumbria NY793098 John Mounsey Including one female.Full sun, strengthening SW wind.
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 30 minutes in late afternoon. Sunny and warm
22 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 Kents Bank sea wall path Kents Bank SD396754 Martin Chadwick nectaring on the sparse growth of birds foot trefoil and the (...)
20 Jun 2018 Common Blue 12 Bradleyfield allotment Kendal SD4991 John Mounsey All but one males. Nectaring on bird's foot trefoil. 15 deg. C, (...) 14180.jpeg
20 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Brigsteer Road verge. Kendal SD5050592076 John Mounsey Probably from field over the wall to the north.
13 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418908 Chris Winnick cool, cloudy and breezy....only chimney sweeper moths on the (...)
13 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 Scout Scar Kendal SD4891 Lynne Farrell Males
12 Jun 2018 Common Blue 4 Holme Park Fell Lower Burton-in-Kendal SD536787 Chris Winnick 22oC 60% sun
12 Jun 2018 Common Blue 18 Longlands Allotment, Hampsfell Lindale SD395798 David Jackson
12 Jun 2018 Common Blue 18 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 25c. Overcast. Including a pair.
11 Jun 2018 Common Blue 10 High Stand Plantation Armathwaite NY483485 C&A Robinson
11 Jun 2018 Common Blue 8 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD456864 Chris Winnick 21oC 70% sun All male.
11 Jun 2018 Common Blue 5 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD536786 Chris Winnick 22oC 60% sun
11 Jun 2018 Common Blue 8 Helsington Barrows Kendal SD491900 John Mounsey Not nectaring, hardly settling. All males. Intermittent sun, (...)
11 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 Linda & Arthur Pennington
10 Jun 2018 Common Blue 11 Humphrey Head Flookburgh SD392734 Brian & Lindsey Snell
10 Jun 2018 Common Blue 14 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard 1 pair matting
10 Jun 2018 Common Blue 11 Hampsfell Grange-over-Sands SD3979 Doreen Howard
9 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Hutton Roof Common Hutton SD550778 Chris Winnick 22oC 70% sun
9 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4179 Doreen Howard
9 Jun 2018 Common Blue 14 Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD1778 Peter Howard Full sun, 23 degrees
8 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 Acorn Bank Temple Sowerby NY617282 C. Guest Both females
7 Jun 2018 Common Blue 3 Holme Park Fell Holme SD5479 Barry Dyson
7 Jun 2018 Common Blue 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD393766 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 11.40 - 1.20 13742.jpeg
7 Jun 2018 Common Blue 3 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. All males.
7 Jun 2018 Common Blue 4 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3053 Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. All males. 14078.jpeg
6 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307542 C & A Robinson
6 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard
6 Jun 2018 Common Blue 4 Kirkhead Allithwaite SD393755 Martin Chadwick 60 minutes surveying the eastern slope in warm and sunny (...)
6 Jun 2018 Common Blue 21 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX9948530731 Tom Dunbar Force 6 wind. 13661.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Common Blue 1 Acorn Bank Temple Sowerby NY621283 C & A Robinson
5 Jun 2018 Common Blue 6 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD454868 Chris Winnick 23oC Full sun
5 Jun 2018 Common Blue 7 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Margaret and David Eastlick warm, sunny some wind
5 Jun 2018 Common Blue 43 Glasson Maryport NY029359 Martin Keiller 36m 7f
5 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 Martin Keiller One male, one female. 13977.jpeg
3 Jun 2018 Common Blue 15 Maryport Marina Maryport NY030361 Chris Winnick 19oC
3 Jun 2018 Common Blue 30 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX992299 Chris Winnick 19oC..
3 Jun 2018 Common Blue 2 St Helens Flimby NY010327 John Callion Dull but warm
3 Jun 2018 Common Blue 5 Micklam brickworks site Lowca NX979218 Mike and Lyn Mills
1 Jun 2018 Common Blue 34 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190710 Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...) 13546.jpeg
31 May 2018 Common Blue 2 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD457864 Chris Winnick 23oC 20% sun
31 May 2018 Common Blue 24 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace At least 4 females.
30 May 2018 Common Blue 4 Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD172710 Helen Wallace S Doyle suggests male as no orange. 13389.jpeg
29 May 2018 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 55 minutes observation in full sun. Very warm males
28 May 2018 Common Blue 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. Sunny and breezy. Fresh male.
28 May 2018 Common Blue 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3053 Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. Fresh male about 50m east of the Visitor (...)
27 May 2018 Common Blue 100 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188710 Tom and Felix Fitter Too many to count!
25 May 2018 Common Blue 20 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189714 Helen Wallace 20 . Overcast, windy.
24 May 2018 Common Blue 40 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190718 Chris Winnick 23oC 100% sun
24 May 2018 Common Blue 5 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD198754 Chris Winnick 24oC 100% sun
23 May 2018 Common Blue 12 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD204685 Ian Tallon 10.40-12.10 First visit here. Thanks for tip Helen W. 13277.jpeg
22 May 2018 Common Blue 9 Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD167706 Helen Wallace 90 min walk. 100% sun.
21 May 2018 Common Blue 16 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD204685 Helen Wallace 90 min slow walk. 100% sun.
20 May 2018 Common Blue 1 Barker Scar Holker SD330780 Colin & Jane Sharman
20 May 2018 Common Blue 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190710 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 10.00-12.30
19 May 2018 Common Blue 20 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Martin Chadwick 110 minutes slow walk around the N slag bank. Full sun, light (...)
18 May 2018 Common Blue 1 Aldingham Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace 30 mins walk. 100% sun.
17 May 2018 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 Helen Wallace Tatty male 13085.jpeg
5 May 2018 Common Blue 1 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 Adam McVeigh
19 Sep 2017 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 2 hours. Sunny intervals. V tatty.
12 Sep 2017 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace North of bridge. 20% sun. Very tatty.
27 Aug 2017 Common Blue 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 1 male, two female
27 Aug 2017 Common Blue 5 Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD392769 Martin Chadwick 40 minutes in mid afternoon. Sun5%
26 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 High Farm Grange-over-Sands SD4078 Doreen Howard
24 Aug 2017 Common Blue 10 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190708 Ian Tallon All on track/path next to railway. 10.30am -13.00pm 11872.gif
17 Aug 2017 Common Blue 32 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192724 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun
17 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. 19oC 60% sun, windy. Fresh-looking male.
17 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 Heathwaite Arnside SD449767 Richard Evans
16 Aug 2017 Common Blue 34 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace Started sunny then overcast & windy. Includes min 4 female & 1 (...)
15 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY726074 Chris Winnick 17oC 60% sun
15 Aug 2017 Common Blue 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 1 hour mid afternoon. Sun 50% T19
15 Aug 2017 Common Blue 4 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435871 Richard Evans 11733.jpeg
13 Aug 2017 Common Blue 6 Bardsea Bardsea SD302743 Brian and Lindsey Snell
13 Aug 2017 Common Blue 2 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435871 Chris Winnick 20oC 60% sun
13 Aug 2017 Common Blue 8 Lenibrick Point Flookburgh SD349752 Martin Chadwick males
10 Aug 2017 Common Blue 4 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD433875 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun....female on knapweed
10 Aug 2017 Common Blue 5 Glasson Maryport NY029358 Martin Keiller Males, some quite fresh. 11559.jpeg
9 Aug 2017 Common Blue 11 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 60 mins. 16C. 60% sun.
9 Aug 2017 Common Blue 3 Skinburness Silloth NY124558 Linda & Arthur Pennington
9 Aug 2017 Common Blue 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes in and around quarry in full sun
8 Aug 2017 Common Blue 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD450772 Chris Winnick 18oC 70% sun
8 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY729073 Martin Chadwick Dull and chilly. T14C
7 Aug 2017 Common Blue 4 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY7206 Dave O'Brien
5 Aug 2017 Common Blue 3 Old Park Wood Holker SD335787 Colin & Jane Sharman
5 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727070 Sarah Mitchell 15oC Breezy, mainly overcast, a few showers & a few sunny (...) 11300.jpeg
3 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY725068 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 11253.jpeg
1 Aug 2017 Common Blue 1 St Helens Flimby NY010326 John Callion
1 Aug 2017 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Margaret and David Eastlick
1 Aug 2017 Common Blue 4 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 Rolf Farrell
31 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 70 minutes in and around the quarry. sun 10%, breezy,
29 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD183782 Louise McGurk 11108.jpeg
25 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Hampsfell, Longlands Allotment Cartmel SD396798 D K Jackson On dry screes, above Heaning Wood
25 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435878 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 10992.jpeg
24 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460854 Chris Winnick 20oC 70% sun
24 Jul 2017 Common Blue 11 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Sarah Mitchell All males.
23 Jul 2017 Common Blue 9 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 90% overcast. One pair.
18 Jul 2017 Common Blue 3 Bell Rake Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
18 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Howe Ridding Orchard Witherslack SD4388 Dave O'Brien
18 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
18 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD435878 Helen Wallace 100% sun. Approx 20C. 2 males
18 Jul 2017 Common Blue 18 Helsington Barrows Brigsteer SD4982291218 Tom Dunbar
17 Jul 2017 Common Blue 3 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD541786 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 09-40 - 11.50 Breezy
17 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Hutton Roof Crags Burton-in-Kendal SD549778 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 12.15 - 14.45 Breezy
16 Jul 2017 Common Blue 3 Waitby Greenriggs Kirkby Stephen NY760085 Ian Tallon 14.30 - 16.45 Breezy Very flighty
16 Jul 2017 Common Blue 6 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Sarah Mitchell All males. Not seen a female anywhere this year. 10724.jpeg
14 Jul 2017 Common Blue 4 Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD460853 Chris Winnick 18oC 80% sun
14 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD418947 Martin Chadwick 200 minutes on the common. T14. Sun 5%, breezy.
13 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD460853 Chris Winnick 19oC 80% sun
12 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 Chris Winnick 70% sun 18oC
12 Jul 2017 Common Blue 4 Lambhowe, near to Crosthwaite SD413913 Chris Winnick 70% sun 18oC
12 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Arnside Copridding Arnside SD4477 Dave O'Brien
12 Jul 2017 Common Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 100% sun. 20c. Wind 2. 1 male, 1 female
12 Jul 2017 Common Blue 5 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 John Mounsey Full sun, light air.
11 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Blitterlees Beach Silloth NY100525 John Callion MALE
10 Jul 2017 Common Blue 14 Hampsfell Lindale SD406798 Chris Winnick 18oC 50% sun.....seen over a wide area
8 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449773 Chris Winnick 180C 90% sun
8 Jul 2017 Common Blue 5 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard sunny but cool wind
8 Jul 2017 Common Blue 8 Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4889 John Mounsey Mostly sunny, fresh SW breeze. 14.30 - 16.10. Includes just (...)
7 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard cloudy & cool wind
6 Jul 2017 Common Blue 7 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Ian Tallon 9.45 - 11.15 10297.jpeg
5 Jul 2017 Common Blue 9 Hutton Roof Hutton SD549775 Chris Winnick 18oC 50% Sun
4 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Hampsfield Allotment Lindale SD408798 Chris Winnick heavy and persistent rain...at rest on grass stem
3 Jul 2017 Common Blue 5 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD537792 Chris Winnick 15oc 20% sun
3 Jul 2017 Common Blue 11 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Chris Winnick 17oC 80% sun
3 Jul 2017 Common Blue 6 Old Park Plantation Sedbergh SD598899 John Mounsey All but one males.Beside access track by cleared area. 16 deg. (...) 10130.jpeg
2 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Arnside Heathwaite Arnside SD451770 David Gower 4 pm sunny
1 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Piper Hole Ravenstonedale NY725034 Brian and Lindsey Snell In Coronation Meadow
1 Jul 2017 Common Blue 3 Farrer's Allotment Witherslack SD450857 Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong Sunny, light breeze
1 Jul 2017 Common Blue 5 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541785 Chris Winnick 16oC dull and cool breeze [otherwise would be more!]
1 Jul 2017 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190713 Helen Wallace 90% sun. wind 5 in parts. 60 mins walk. Very tatty.
1 Jul 2017 Common Blue 5 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449773 James Bradbury
1 Jul 2017 Common Blue 12 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD538782 Sarah Mitchell All males.
26 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 Chris Winnick 18oC 40-60% sun
26 Jun 2017 Common Blue 5 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Lindale SD403800 D K Jackson
26 Jun 2017 Common Blue 3 Hampsfell Lindale SD400805 D K Jackson
26 Jun 2017 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 15.30 to 16.00 in calm and sunny weather
26 Jun 2017 Common Blue 55 Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD545788 Sue and Finn Bugge
25 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Bell Rake Witherslack SD438876 Brian and Lindsey Snell
25 Jun 2017 Common Blue 2 Hutton Roof/Dalton Crag Burton-in-Kendal SD556772 Linda & Arthur Pennington
25 Jun 2017 Common Blue 3 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD435846 Martin Chadwick pair in cop.
25 Jun 2017 Common Blue 10 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD542787 Richard Evans 4.00PM, sun/cloud. 9963.jpeg
21 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Skinburness Silloth NY124558 Linda & Arthur Pennington
21 Jun 2017 Common Blue 4 Tarn Moor Orton NY675079 Sarah Mitchell males. 9794.jpeg
20 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 Chris Winnick 23oC 80% sun
20 Jun 2017 Common Blue 4 Blitterlees Beach Silloth NY100525 John Callion
19 Jun 2017 Common Blue 12 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD457864 Chris Winnick 27oC 90% sun
18 Jun 2017 Common Blue 4 Smardale Disused Rly Line Newbiggin on Lune NY712061 Margaret and David Eastlick Melancholy Thistle,Wood Cranesbill, and Dog Rose Blue sky, (...)
18 Jun 2017 Common Blue 16 Smardale Disused Rly Line Newbiggin on Lune NY724065 Margaret and David Eastlick Rock Rose, Meadow Cranesbill, and singleton Fragrant Orchid (...)
18 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Barrowmouth Whitehaven NX961162 Mike and Lyn Mills
18 Jun 2017 Common Blue 3 Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX979217 Mike and Lyn Mills
18 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Lowca Brows - Micklam Whitehaven NX979219 Mike and Lyn Mills
17 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4179 Doreen Howard
17 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Bartkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 Sarah Mitchell Missing a wing but managing to fly.
14 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 South Walney NR Walney SD220621 Brian and Lindsey Snell
14 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard
14 Jun 2017 Common Blue 6 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189714 Helen Wallace 5 Male. My first female of the year here.
14 Jun 2017 Common Blue 3 Maryport Marina Maryport NY037365 Linda & Arthur Pennington
13 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
4 Jun 2017 Common Blue 9 Old Park Wood to Barker Scar Holker SD338774 Colin & Jane Sharman
4 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 35 minutes late afternoon. 100% sun. Few butterflies active (...)
1 Jun 2017 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick male
31 May 2017 Common Blue 1 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4179 Doreen Howard
31 May 2017 Common Blue 22 Glasson Maryport NY029358 Martin Keiller 19m 3f. 9504.jpeg
31 May 2017 Common Blue 6 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 Martin Keiller 4m 2f. 9514.jpeg
31 May 2017 Common Blue 18 Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX979218 Mike and Lyn Mills
28 May 2017 Common Blue 1 Aldingham Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace Male. 18c. 50% overcast. Sheltered from wind.
26 May 2017 Common Blue 5 Disused Railway Workington NX98932837 Graeme Baker
26 May 2017 Common Blue 31 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 2.5 hours. Full sun.
25 May 2017 Common Blue 45 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 G Ashworth Full Sun. Again a minimum, unable to do an exact count.
25 May 2017 Common Blue 3 Dubmill Point Mawbray NY074460 John Callion
25 May 2017 Common Blue 7 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. All males.
25 May 2017 Common Blue 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller Forgot pic of 1 of the (at least) 7 9244.jpeg
25 May 2017 Common Blue 1 Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386595 Paul Kennedy On the grassy banks to the north of the underpass. 9143.jpeg
25 May 2017 Common Blue 10 Glasson Maryport NY0336 Peter Howard 19deg, 100% SS, wind- N1. Salmoor Way to Marina 9145.jpeg
21 May 2017 Common Blue 7 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX990297 K Hamilton
20 May 2017 Common Blue 4 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995005 K Hamilton
19 May 2017 Common Blue 21 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace All male. 100% overcast.
14 May 2017 Common Blue 1 Old Park Wood to Barker Scar Holker SD335776 Colin & Jane Sharman
14 May 2017 Common Blue 1 Aldingham Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace On bird's foot trefoil. 50% sun. Westerly breeze. 90 mins (...)
13 May 2017 Common Blue 1 Barker Scar Holker SD332782 Colin & Jane Sharman
11 May 2017 Common Blue 3 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995305 Sarah Mitchell All males. Sunny. Gentle breeze. 8839.jpeg
9 May 2017 Common Blue 7 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace Full sunshine. Slight breeze. 15.20-17.20 walk.
30 Apr 2017 Common Blue 1 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD40387821 Pam Wilson
22 Apr 2017 Common Blue 1 Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD331828 Colin & Jane Sharman
20 Sep 2016 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 12.40-2.20pm. 80% sunshine. Rather tatty male.
15 Sep 2016 Common Blue 1 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995303 John Callion female
13 Sep 2016 Common Blue 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 10.20-12.20. 50% sun. Hot. 7667.jpeg
7 Sep 2016 Common Blue 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace M & F pairing, 1F laying?
1 Sep 2016 Common Blue 16 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace At least 5 females. 70% cloud. 17C.
29 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Wedholme Flow Kirkbride NY2253 Peter Howard late am; 18 degrees, breezy
27 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Margaret and David Eastlick
27 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Scout Scar Kendal SD482916 Mike Gregory
23 Aug 2016 Common Blue 6 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace Sunny. 20c. One hour.
18 Aug 2016 Common Blue 3 North Walney NR Barrow-in-Furness SD172710 Helen Wallace 1.30-2.30pm. 22C.
17 Aug 2016 Common Blue 11 Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD185787 Helen Wallace 2F, 9M. Two hours, full sun.
17 Aug 2016 Common Blue 2 Silecroft Caravan Park near to Silecroft SD124812 Helen Wallace 20 mins.
16 Aug 2016 Common Blue 3 Jack Scout Silverdale SD460737 Linda & Arthur Pennington
16 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick male
15 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Barker Scar near to caravan site Holker SD335781 David Eastlick
15 Aug 2016 Common Blue 19 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 2 hours. Hot & sunny 20c.
15 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Margaret and David Eastlick 17 deg C, no wind, full sun 15 minutes sojourn
15 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Crag Wood Meathop SD460807 Martin Chadwick
14 Aug 2016 Common Blue 4 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979217 Chris Mason
10 Aug 2016 Common Blue 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 1hour 45'. Overcast. !5c.
10 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Farrer's Allotment Witherslack SD454848 Ian Tallon On Field Trip with Tom Dunbar 6938.jpeg
10 Aug 2016 Common Blue 6 Kents Bank footpath Kents Bank SD396754 Sue and Finn Bugge
10 Aug 2016 Common Blue 3 Farrer's Allotment Witherslack SD454858 Tom Dunbar Field trip
8 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Kents Bank Allithwaite SD396754 Martin Chadwick by the railway embankment
8 Aug 2016 Common Blue 3 Kirkhead Allithwaite SD393752 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes on the sheltered sunny south east slope in mid (...)
7 Aug 2016 Common Blue 2 Great Asby Scar Orton NY655097 Colin Smith
6 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY714061 Margaret and David Eastlick male, between Brownber and Smardale viaduct on former track bed
6 Aug 2016 Common Blue 5 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435880 Martin Chadwick
6 Aug 2016 Common Blue 3 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY7206 Martin Keiller
6 Aug 2016 Common Blue 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD4577 Mike Gregory
5 Aug 2016 Common Blue 1 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD433834 Martin Chadwick BC field trip. Two hours observation at the nursery and the (...)
4 Aug 2016 Common Blue 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite