Cumbria Butterfly Sightings: Small Tortoiseshell

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid ref. Recorder Comment Image
3 Dec 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 House Dalton in Furness SD232741 Helen Wallace Seen from outside clinging to net curtain.
29 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell 24440.jpeg
24 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
22 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
21 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
18 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
18 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell 24386.jpeg
17 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell Sunny.
16 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
12 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 David Eastlick on buddleia in sun
12 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Simpson Ground High Newton SD406871 David Johnson Feeding on devils bit scabious
12 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Coniston village Coniston SD305976 Mo Richards Sunny interval
12 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
11 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
10 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
9 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
8 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
8 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Hayes Garden Centre Ambleside NY376039 Mo Richards On Potentilla
8 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
7 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
6 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
4 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 Mo Richards Sunny pm
4 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
2 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell In garden
2 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller
2 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
2 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 New Mills garden Brampton NY549617 Peter Howard on golden buddleia
2 Oct 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 10 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell 24236.jpeg
30 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
29 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift Buddleias
28 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple Verbena
28 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Coniston village Coniston SD305976 Mo Richards On Ivy
28 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD458789 Roger Fellows
28 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 14 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
27 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
26 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside village Arnside Heathwaite SD455785 Lynne Farrell On Bowles Mauve wallflower
26 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
25 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
25 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 9 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
24 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell Nectaring on Buddleia in heavy rain.
23 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Colby, Appleby NY666202 Ivan Welsh On Eupatorium. No Painted Ladies today.
23 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell 5pm in the garden
23 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller
23 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
23 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 Mo Richards Sunny half an hour
23 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 10 Lindale off Back Road/playing field Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Colby, Appleby NY666202 Ivan Welsh On Eupatorium 24110.jpeg
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside village Arnside Heathwaite SD455785 Lynne Farrell On Bowles Mauve wallflower 3pm
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Kentrigg Kendal SD5194 Lynne Farrell
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Esplanade and Promenade Grange over Sands SD406775 Martin Keiller On buddleias and sedums 4.10-4.45pm. Warm and sunny.
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Latrigg Keswick NY278247 Mo Richards Warm
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 New Mills garden Brampton NY549617 Peter Howard On golden buddleia. 4pm, full sun
21 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Fisher Tarn Kendal SD5492 Philip Key Present, not sure how many.
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 High Farm Grange-over-Sands SD4078 Doreen Howard
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Blue Dial Allonby NY073409 John Callion
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 kESWICK TOWN CENTRE Keswick NY264234 John Callion On Sedum
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD390742 Margaret and David Eastlick Sunny, very little wind. Aggregated grid reference
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Latterbarrow Wray Hawkshead SD362991 Mo Richards
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Wetheral Greenacres Wetheral NY461549 R H Jones
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside Station Arnside SD460789 Roger Fellows
20 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496821 Roger Fellows
19 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD431833 Andrew Rhodes
19 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Kirkland Kendal SD516920 Martin & Gwen Tordoff On roadside buddleia
19 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 17 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller
19 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
19 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD404779 Pamela Wilson In garden, feeding on Sedum plant
18 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 11 Halecat Garden Centre Witherslack SD4336883602 Richard Evans 50% sun, 17c. 3.00 -3.30pm. Feeding on sedum and asters.
18 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD4403682788 Richard Evans 50% sun, 16c. 3.50 -4.10pm.
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Beetham Nursery Beetham SD498797 Chris Winnick 17oC 90% sun Most on buddleia
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Cath's garden Plants Levens SD497867 Chris Winnick 17oC 90% sun Most on Sedum
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 12 Sizergh Castle gardens Levens SD499880 Chris Winnick 17oC 90% sun Most on Sedum
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Fell Drive Grange over Sands SD401777 David Eastlick in full sun on verbena
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Holehird Gardens Windermere NY410007 John Mounsey Still sunny morning.
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 12 Holehird Gardens Windermere NY410007 L Swift & T Dixon
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Old Park Wood Holker SD335780 Margaret and David Eastlick sunny, still airs
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 33 West Plain Flookburgh SD370735 Martin Chadwick The majority(20) in a 50 metre strip of flowering thistles on (...)
17 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 15 Holehird Gardens Windermere NY410007 Chris Winnick 17oC 100% sun ...almost all on 2-3 clumps of Hemp Agrimony.
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Cartmel Road Grange over Sands SD395772 David Eastlick sunny, aggregated grid reference
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 David Eastlick sunny, on buddleia
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD405779 David Eastlick sunny, still airs on buddleia
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell On Bowles Mauve wallflower in garden
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 Mo Richards
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD4590383580 Richard Evans 3.30pm. Sunny, 17c. Seen while on CWT work party.
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
16 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Burneside SD507951 Sue Shiels
14 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 David Eastlick on buddleia
14 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards
14 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Fell Cottages Grange over Sands SD399778 David Eastlick basking on a stone wall in full sun
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 David Eastlick nectaring on buddleia in full sun
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD405779 David Eastlick on buddleia in sun no wind
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell On Bowles Mauve wallflower in garden
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 Martin Keiller
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 13 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 New Mills garden Brampton NY549617 Peter Howard 16:30, full sun. On Golden Buddleia.
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones 15.45 - full sun on buddlea
13 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
11 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Halfpenny Endmoor SD5387 Lynne Farrell Roadside in village
11 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Cumberland Infimary Carlisle NY386562 R H Jones on buddlea
10 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace 12.30-13.30. Sunny.
10 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret and David Eastlick 16 deg C, sun and no wind on buddliea
10 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
10 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
8 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton in Kendal SD544787 David Eastlick
8 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
8 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 20 Garden at Hutton in the Forest Skelton NY460358 L Swift on various flowers
8 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Charney Well Lane Grange over Sands SD405780 Margaret Eastlick
8 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Wetheral Greenacres Wetheral NY462550 R H Jones
8 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Heron Corn Mill Beetham SD4959579956 Richard Evans All on one buddleia.
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 Brian and Lindsey Snell
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 David Eastlick on buddleia in sun, no wind, ca 15 deg C
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 High Farm Grange-over-Sands SD4078 Doreen Howard
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Spring Bank Lane Grange-over-Sands SD3978 Doreen Howard
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell On Erysium 'Bowles Mauve' in garden in late afternoon
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Tilberthwaite Coniston NY305011 Mo Richards Temp 15 degrees
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579251 Sarah Mitchell
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 9 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
7 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Home garden, Stanwix Carlisle NY400573 William O'Brien
6 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
5 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD431835 Andrew Rhodes
5 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Charney Well Lane Grange-over-Sands SD404781 Doreen Howard
5 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple Sheltered area, buddleia and verbena, warm sun
5 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller
5 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 20 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows Difficult to count in the breeze, on buddleja
4 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 Mo Richards am before the rain
3 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Birkshill Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple 11:am warm sun, buddlieia and verbena
1 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret and David Eastlick sunny, in breeze on buddleia
1 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
1 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell 23601.jpeg
1 Sep 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell 23600.jpeg
31 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD405779 David Eastlick sunny period in afternoon after rain in morning on buddleia
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Charney Well Lane Grange-over-Sands SD404781 Doreen Howard
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Eden Mount Grange-over-Sands SD402782 Doreen Howard
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Aldingham Beach Ulverston SD282709 Helen Wallace 13.52-14.55. 19c. 10% sun.
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Next Home, Kingstown. Carlisle NY39415958 Ian J Armstrong On White Buddleia bushes at Next Home, Kingstown. Bright (...)
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Greenside Kendal SD510924 John Mounsey Nectaring on Buddleia. Hot sunshine.
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD390745 Martin Chadwick
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 Mo Richards Hot and cloud free
27 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
26 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Sands Rd Ulverston SD289767 Charles Penfold
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 17 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY728065 Chris Winnick 28oC Full sun.
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Holehird Gardens Windermere NY410007 Margaret and David Eastlick 25 deg C full sun no wind
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Skinburness Silloth NY126561 Martin Keiller Seen along 2000m of coast pathway, 3.30-4.40pm, warm and sunny.
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Skinburness Road Silloth NY116549 Martin Keiller Seen along 1500m of coast pathway, 2.50-3.30pm, warm and sunny.
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones 11.00am on buddlea
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Wreay NY439477 Steve Eyre
25 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Burneside SD507951 Sue Shiels
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Lindale off Back Road/playing field Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Smardale NNR Kirkby Stephen NY7208806121 David Eastlick sunny 21 deg C little wind
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Smardale NNR Kirby Stephen NY7096005883 David Eastlick sunny 21 deg C little wind
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Smardale NNR Kirkby Stephen NY7147806169 David Eastlick sunny 21 deg C little wind
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret Eastlick sunny 23 deg C no wind
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Cunswick Scar & Scout Scar Kendal SD49 Philip Key
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
24 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Home garden Carlisle NY400573 William O'Brien
23 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Sands Rd Ulverston SD289766 Charles Penfold
23 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 19-21c. Sunny spells, breezy.
21 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 1 hour observation in and around the quarry. Dull with (...)
20 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell On Buddleja in garden. Fresh specimen
20 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
19 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 River Petteril near Carlisle Carlisle NY43615120 Paul Kennedy Small Tortoiseshell (?) pupa found on a concrete post by the (...) 23115.jpeg
17 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Yewbarrow Estate Grange over Sands SD409782 David Eastlick sunny and breezy
17 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret Eastlick sunny and breezy-on buddleia
15 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Home garden Troutbeck Cumbria NY414007 Stephen Sutton 23135.jpeg
14 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Grange Fell Road Grange over Sands SD405778 David Eastlick sunny and breezy-on buddleia
13 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD460852 Chris Winnick 19oC 50% sun.
13 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Kettlewell Crag Kendal SD506993 Tom Dunbar
12 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
8 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 10 Bullpot farm Casterton Fell SD661814 Brian Hancock on roadside knapweed flowers
8 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY714061 Ian and Isabel Watts 25c, 100% sun, light breeze. All within a 50 yard stretch.
8 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY7207 Keith Walton
8 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret Eastlick on buddleia 22deg C sun no wind
8 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Wetheral Greenacres Wetheral NY461550 R H Jones
8 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Hampsfell Cartmel SD3977879024 Richard Evans 70% sun, 19c, light breeze.
8 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Hampsfield Allotment Cartmel SD3985380307 Richard Evans 90% sun, 20c, light breeze.
7 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 David Eastlick on buddleia sunshine 20 deg C
7 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY728070 Keith Temple
5 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD4597785230 Richard Evans
5 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 White Scar Whitbarrow partial Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell
4 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Sleddale Hall Shap NY540113 Brian and Lindsey Snell
4 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727067 David Phillips 70% sun 20c
4 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Scout Scar car park area Kendal SD489923 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 22640.jpeg
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Hampsfell Grange-over-Sands SD3979 Doreen Howard
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Boundary Bank Lane Kendal SD503927 John Mounsey Warm and Sunny.
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Kendal Fell Kendal SD504933 John Mounsey Very fresh, nectaring on Knapweed. Sunny.
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Ulpha meadow Meathop SD459811 Martin Chadwick On thistles near the bird hide. Most of the site has been mown. (...)
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD333979 Mo Richards Very warm.
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Abbey Gills Lanercost NY549641 Peter Howard
3 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD317872 Tom and Felix Fitter
2 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 White Scar Whitbarrow Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 25oC 60% sun
2 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 12 Birkshill Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Kendal golf course and fell Kendal SD505931 Chris Winnick 22oC 40% sun.
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Eden Mount Grange-over-Sands SD402782 Doreen Howard
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Kendal Fell Kendal SD505932 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 46 Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY388296 Keith Temple
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Broomriggs Hawkshead SD363970 Paul Martin 80% sun, 20 degrees, mild breeze
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 New Mills Brampton NY549617 Peter Howard In garden, pm
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Aikbank Waverton NY456216 PETER RITSON
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Wetheral Greenacres Wetheral NY461550 R H Jones 13.00- 13,10 walk Hot sun all on buddlea
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows At least 7, too much activity for a reliable count
1 Aug 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 16 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
31 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell On Buddleja bush at 6pm this evening
31 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 9 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
30 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Staveley SD469984 Ian Tallon On Buddleia
30 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden Allonby Allonby NY081433 John Callion
30 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Birkshill Carlisle NY377431 Keith Temple
30 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Grizedale Forest Coniston Outgate SD333979 Mo Richards
30 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 20 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
29 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Kendal Fell Kendal SD508931 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun.....just emerged!
29 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Lindale Recreation Ground Lindale SD417803 D Jackson On Buddleia, Ragwort and Knapweed in hot sunshine.
29 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 20C. N. slagbank.
29 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 Mo Richards 20 degrees pm
29 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 23 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell 22123.jpeg
29 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Old Man Coniston SD277964 Tom and Felix Fitter
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Walkmill Nature Reserve Moresby Park, Whitehaven NY004188 Andy Warner Broken Cloud 20 degrees On knapweed 21987.jpeg
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 19oC.
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 16 Mockerkin Mockerkin NY090233 John Callion
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 NEAR Millbeck Keswick NY259260 John Callion
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 9 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Mawbray Banks Silloth NY0847 Mike Porter
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Yewtree Tarn Coniston NY322003 Mo Richards Muggy, temp 20 degrees
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Aikbank Waverton NY456216 PETER RITSON
28 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 22 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
27 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD459789 Roger Fellows
26 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 20 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
26 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD454774 Tom and Felix Fitter
26 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Walton Moss Hethersgill NY5086766533 Tom Dunbar On stone track.
25 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Soddy Gap Great Broughton NY070324 John Callion
25 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
25 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards Very hot day.
25 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones 9,15 24degs very worn
25 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496821 Roger Fellows
25 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 18 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
24 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Holehird Gardens Windermere NY410008 David Eastlick bright overcast sky no wind
24 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Ravens Lodge Levens SD460853 Kath Armstrongy Bryan Ingleby 22. Sun. Second small car park old quarry lots on the buddlea 21976.jpeg
24 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Ravens Lodge Levens SD461853 Kath Armstrongy Bryan Ingleby 22. Sun out. Located on Buddlea below slab also sunning itself (...) 21970.jpeg
24 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Tilberthwaite Coniston Outgate NY305011 Mo Richards
24 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones
24 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Stock Wood Oxen Park SD311889 Tom and Felix Fitter
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Fell End Beetham SD497776 Chris Winnick 25oC 90% sun.
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 9 Kendal Fell Kendal SD507931 Chris Winnick 25oC Sun....every where!
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 25oC 90% sun.
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Bridleway Oxen Park SD316875 Helen Wallace Mid 20's C.
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Coastal path-Kells Whitehaven NX964168 John Callion
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 Mo Richards Hot, Temp 26 degrees
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones
23 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 18 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell 14 on one Buddleia.
22 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
22 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
21 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435875 Chris Winnick 20oC bright but no sun.
21 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Winster footbridge. Lindale SD422803 D Jackson
21 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 12 Mockerkin Mockerkin NY090233 John Callion In brief period of sunshine
21 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
20 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Lane to Hall Senna Seascale NY050018 David Nixon In the hedges. Overcast and warm. Windy
20 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Nr. Penrith Penrith NY502324 Ian J Armstrong
19 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong
18 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Abbot Hall Kendal SD516922 Margaret and David Eastlick
18 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Kents Bank Road Grange over Sands SD405776 Margaret and David Eastlick
18 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret Eastlick
17 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Wakebarrow Levens SD4524786994 David Eastlick sunny, ca 20degC, little wind aggregate grid reference on N-S (...)
16 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Dalston garden Carlisle NY36564985 Ian J Armstrong Breezy. Bright sunshine.
16 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Blitterlees Beach Silloth NY101525 John Callion
16 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 10 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
16 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Highfield Road Grange over Sands SD403776 Margaret Eastlick sunny no wind 20 deg C
16 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Aikbank Waverton NY456216 PETER RITSON
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 Brian and Lindsey Snell
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 24 Chapel Garth Kirkby Lonsdale SD624781 David Eastlick 22 deg C full sun no wind Aggregated grid reference Mostly on (...)
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 16 Chapel Garth Kirkby Lonsdale SD621781 David Eastlick 22 deg C full sun no wind mostly on marsh thistle
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 24 Chapel Garth Kirkby Lonsdale SD625781 David Eastlick 22 deg C full sun no wind Aggregated grid reference Mostly on (...)
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Faulds Brow Quarry Wigton NY3040 Ian J Armstrong A quick 15 Mins. Breezy, overcast. Very warm. 21328.jpeg
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390766 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 White Scar Witherslack SD455849 John Mounsey 21.5 deg. C. Light airs. 13.00-15.00 hrs. Buddleia in flower (...)
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret Eastlick Flew through open window along house landing, thought about and (...)
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Scout Scar Kendal SD486916 Martin & Gwen Tordoff
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083473 Martin Keiller
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 River Caldew south Dalston NY370497 Martin Keiller Mostly nectaring on thistles.
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 West Beach dunes S of harbour Silloth NY102530 Martin Keiller 3-4.30pm, sunny periods, warm with light breeze.
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 14 Sizergh Estate Levens SD4977487508 Richard Evans 10.30AM. All nectaring on same large thistle patch.
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Sizergh Fell Levens SD4961286876 Richard Evans
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Sizergh Fell Levens SD4981487170 Richard Evans
15 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 White Scar Levens SD466851 Sarah Mitchell
14 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449773 Chris Winnick 20oC 20% sun almost still
14 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Ladies Walk Edenhall Penrith NY570328 Robert Dawson In weedy field strip by river Eden comprising mostly clover.
14 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD459789 Roger Fellows
13 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461853 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% dull.
13 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461853 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% dull.
13 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 38 Faulds Brow, Caldbeck. Wigton NY304406 Ian J Armstrong Bright, windy. Nectaring on Thyme 1/2 hr walk.
13 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Walk St Johns in the Vale NY318201 L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
13 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 22 River Kent Kendal SD5190 Philip Key Highest count at any point.
13 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell Nectaring on Lavender, Cornflowers % Buddleia. 21225.jpeg
13 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 White Scar Witherslack SD459852 Tom and Felix Fitter
12 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Allonby Allonby NY080425 John Callion Very fresh
12 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 White Scar Levens SD461854 Margaret and David Eastlick 22 deg C, no wind, full sun At least the recorded number On (...)
11 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Meadow Newton Reigny NY477311 L Swift and T Dixon
10 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Blitterleees Beach nr Silloth NY100523 John Callion Hazy sunshine
10 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller
10 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 Martin Keiller
10 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 12 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
8 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Farrers Allotment Levens SD453866 Chris Winnick 22oC 30% sun [no breeze]Data includes part of Wakebarrow.
8 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461851 Chris Winnick 20oC 10% sun [no breeze]
8 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Whitbarrow NNR, Bell Rake Witherslack SD4388 Dave O'Brien
8 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Kendal "Race Course" Kendal SD499914 John Mounsey 21deg.C, light westerly airs.
7 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Allen Knott Windermere NY412009 Martin & Gwen Tordoff
7 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD392766 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes observation in mid afternoon.
6 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Aynsome Lane Cartmel SD383801 Margaret and David Eastlick nectaring on bramble
6 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 17 Ulpha meadow Meathop SD457808 Martin Chadwick 200 metres of thistles on bank at edge of Ulpha meadow. Sunny (...)
6 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Gosling Sike Carlisle NY409586 Martin Keiller Fresh
6 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
6 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Scout Scar Kendal SD4890 Philip Key
6 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Brigsteer Wood Brigsteer SD486879 Sarah Mitchell
5 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Waitby Greenriggs Kirkby Stephen NY761082 David Eastlick nectaring on bramble
4 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Thacka Beck Penrith NY506306 Ian Tallon 20830.jpeg
4 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD434868 Pete Kinsella
4 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Swindale Valley Swindale NY521142 Sarah Mitchell
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Loughrigg Ambleside NY356051 Andrew Rhodes Beautiful fresh second brood specimens feeding on the patches of (...)
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Sands rd Ulverston SD289766 Charles Penfold
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Wakebarrow Levens SD453867 Chris Winnick 22oC 90% sun no breeze.....newly emerged
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace 20c. Breezy in places.
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Latterbarrow Witherslack SD440827 Ian Tallon
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Mockerkin Mockerkin NY090233 John Callion
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Kendal Fell Kendal SD506932 John Mounsey Very fresh. Full sun, light airs.
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 path near Derwentwater and Kettlewell Car Park Borrowdale NY268198 L Swift and T Dixon on wildflowers near lake
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY311538 Martin Keiller SE part of reserve. 20degC sunny, light breeze.
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307537 Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. 20degC sunny, light breeze.
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 RSPB hodbarrow Millom SD1778 Philip Key
3 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Aglionby Carlisle NY453578 R H Jones on thistles
2 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD433833 Chris Winnick 18oC Dull 30% sun
2 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD430827 Chris Winnick 18oC Dull 30% sun
2 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD432847 Chris Winnick 18oC Dull 10% sun freshly emerged
2 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Yewbarrow Wood Witherslack SD430846 Chris Winnick 18oC Dull 10% sun freshly emerged
2 Jul 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD4384 Martin Chadwick BC field trip. Five observers wandered over much of Yewbarrow. (...)
30 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Barrow-in-Furness Barrow-in-Furness SD188705 Martin Chadwick
29 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Beckside Farm Little Urswick SD262726 Margaret and David Eastlick warm and sultry nectaring on bramble
29 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD416908 Mike Gregory
29 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 Mike Gregory
28 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD432850 Martin Chadwick
28 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD417908 Tom and Felix Fitter
27 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Charney Well Lane Grange-over-Sands SD404781 Doreen Howard
27 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Seatoller Seatoller NY251138 Jeremy Bartlett On bramble flowers.
27 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Scout Kendal SD488928 Philip Key
27 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Low Dale Park Rusland SD3507791668 Richard Evans 100% sun, 22c.
27 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3511591507 Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c. Track between Thwaite Head and Low Dale Park.
27 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3556491200 Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c.
27 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 Rob Fitter
26 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Latterbarrow Santon Bridge NY120026 Helen Wallace 19c. 80% sun.
26 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Latterbarrow Santon Bridge NY123029 Helen Wallace Forest path. 100% sun.
26 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Manesty Manesty NY252183 Jeremy Bartlett Probably more - very numerous.
26 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller Both nectaring on blue mint flowers. Both looked quite (...)
26 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller Fresh.
26 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Penny Bridge School meadow Penny Bridge SD311826 Tom and Felix Fitter
23 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Bardsea Ulverston SD295734 Charles Penfold Amongst the reed beds at the edge of the bay
23 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 10 Castlehead/Winster River Lindale SD422803 D Jackson
23 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Holme Park Fell Clawthorpe SD5383979086 Richard Evans Hazy Sun, 18c, windy. At summit of fell.
23 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD5441978856 Richard Evans 9.00-9.30AM. Weak sun, windy.
22 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 Brian and Lindsey Snell
22 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Lindale off Back Road/playing field Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
22 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 High Farm Spring Bank Lane Grange-over-Sands SD4078 Doreen Howard
22 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Philip Key
21 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440829 Finn Bugge 15c -sunny spells
21 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 Tom and Felix Fitter
20 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Duddon Mosses Broughton in Furness SD225854 David Brown Cloudy with occasion sunny spells. Medium to strong westerly (...)
20 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Uldale NY249368 L Swift one faded one fresh
19 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace North slag bank. Full sun. 75 mins.
19 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Claife Heights: Brown Stone Moss Wray SD382976 Mo Richards Very warm
19 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD316878 Rob Fitter
18 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller Final instar larvae on nettles.
18 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
17 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Foulshaw Moss Levens SD459834 Brian and Lindsey Snell
10 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Longmoor Common Ennerdale Bridge NY064154 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts from 11.10 to 11.50
10 Jun 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY306538 Martin Keiller Faded, but not really tatty. Late morning, sunny, no wind.
20 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Warth Hill Endmoor SD5684 Lynne Farrell
20 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Waterhead Ambleside NY371033 Mo Richards sunny & windy
17 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 Mo Richards some sun, windy
16 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Maryport Marina Maryport (south of) NY027356 John Callion
16 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 Philip Key
15 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Cycleway Maryport GC Maryport NY058390 John Callion
15 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY082435 John Callion
13 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 Martin Keiller
13 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Stony Holme Golf Course Carlisle NY414565 Martin Keiller
12 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 High Dam Finsthwaite SD360888 David Eastlick bright sun, no wind 12deg C Aggregated grid reference
12 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Eyecott Hill Nature Reserve NY390298 L Swift On nettles and path
11 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Greenbank Lane Cartmel SD378797 Margaret and David Eastlick 12 deg C sunny breeze
11 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Greenbank Lane Muddy Pool Cartmel SD382801 Margaret and David Eastlick
6 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 40 minutes obs. 90% sun, breezy, Temperature about 12C.
5 May 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace
29 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339543 Martin Keiller 15oC Sunny
29 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Park End Moss Brigsteer SD4842188471 Richard Evans
29 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Sizergh Castle gardens Sizergh SD3718986447 Richard Evans
28 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Soutergate Kirkby in Furness SD2281 Lynne Farrell
23 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 16 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
22 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Kentmere Lake Staveley NY452030 Ian Tallon
22 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443818 John Mounsey Sunny, easterly breeze.
22 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 River Caldew south Dalston NY370497 Martin Keiller
21 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD391744 Margaret and David Eastlick
21 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Path up to West rail station Kirkby Stephen NY7606 Martin & Gwen Tordoff
21 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Walton Moss Brampton NY514660 Martin Keiller
21 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 High Crag Wood Witherslack SD4437885714 Richard Evans
21 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Rocky Common Witherslack SD4441383942 Richard Evans
21 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Witherslack Hall Farm Witherslack SD4348885814 Richard Evans
21 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 farm lane west of Skirwith Skirwith NY595327 Sarah Mitchell
20 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Netherwood Grange-over-Sands SD413784 Doreen Howard
20 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Flimby train station Flimby NY022338 John Callion
20 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Tarraby Carlisle NY409581 Martin Keiller On the local road NW from the village.
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 Chris Winnick 22oC 100% sun
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 21 Castlehead/Winster River Lindale SD422803 D Jackson Basking in evening sun: nettle fence-line.
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 High Farm Grange-over-Sands SD4078 Doreen Howard
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Spring Bank Lane Grange-over-Sands SD3978 Doreen Howard
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD206686 Helen Wallace 1 hour walk.
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189714 Helen Wallace
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD169708 Helen Wallace On Dandelion.
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Hincaster Hincaster SD5084 Lynne Farrell
19 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD334825 Tom and Felix Fitter
18 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Charney Well Lane Grange-over-Sands SD404781 Doreen Howard
18 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Duddon Moss NR Broughton in Furness SD225854 Helen Wallace 18c. Hazy.
18 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Blitterlees Beach Blitterlees NY100525 John Callion
18 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 St Helens nr Flimby NY010326 John Callion
18 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 R. Caldew Dalston NY387517 Michael Williams
18 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Wetheral Greenacres Wetheral NY461550 R H Jones in garden and on 10 minute walk
18 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 7 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
17 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 R. Caldew Dalston NY375506 Michael Williams
17 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Penrith NY499267 Sarah Mitchell
17 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
17 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Hagg Foot Burneside SD493978 Sue Shiels
17 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Gummers How Newby Bridge SD3906988205 Tom Dunbar Bilberry widspread but little yet in leaf. Site seemed heavily (...)
17 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Meathop Moss Grange over Sands SD443815 Tom Dunbar
17 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Etterby Scaur Carlisle NY398565 William O'Brien
15 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD390763 Martin Chadwick
15 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Rusland Moss NNR Bouth SD3334788372 Richard Evans Minimum count.
13 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Holehird Gardens Windermere NY409007 Margaret and David Eastlick cool windy day
13 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Near railway line Dalston NY367506 Michael Williams
12 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Fishgarths Wood Ambleside NY360037 Mo Richards Sheltered glade, sunny
11 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller Male and female, courtship behaviour.
10 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 1 hour walk. 12c. 100% sun. Wind 2.
10 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Mike's Wood Staveley SD483987 John Mounsey Sunning on drystone wall.
9 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 D Jackson
8 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Lindale off Back Road/playing field Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
8 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 13 Fernhill Road Grange over Sands SD402774 David Eastlick blue sky, bright sun warm out of wind
8 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Flimby beach Flimby NY023342 John Callion
8 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 Martin Keiller
8 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 Martin Keiller
7 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 A6 Beetham SD496808 Roger Fellows
7 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Footpath Milnthorpe SD494816 Roger Fellows
7 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Station Arnside SD460788 Roger Fellows
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Lindale off Back Road/playing field Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden Maryport NY052359 Keith Hamilton
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Hollin Hall Sedbergh SD674928 Martin & Gwen Tordoff
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Main street Sedbergh SD658921 Martin & Gwen Tordoff found dead on road a few minutes later
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Settlebeck Bridge Sedbergh SD664919 Martin & Gwen Tordoff
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Straight Bridge Sedbergh SD677924 Martin & Gwen Tordoff
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 8 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pam Wilson I'm garden
6 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Cartmel village Cartmel SD3794878772 Richard Evans
5 Apr 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Wakebarrow Levens SD460865 Chris Winnick warm, sunny 15oC
29 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Galava Fort Ambleside NY370034 Mo Richards Sunny
27 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Sands rd Ulverston SD289766 Charles Penfold In the sun amidst the flowers in the front garden
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Belle Isle Terrace Grange over Sands SD408780 David Eastlick nectaring on grape hyacinth bright sun about 12 deg C
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 David Eastlick bright sun about 11 deg C
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY36544987 Ian J Armstrong Bright sunshine two and fro from Magnolia foliage.
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Hazelslack Hazelslack SD478791 Martin Chadwick
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 Martin Keiller Two nectaring on Dandelions at mid-day
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Rockwell gardens Grange over Sands SD40387821 Pam Wilson Feeding in garden
25 Mar 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside village Arnside SD4511778291 Richard Evans
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 Brian and Lindsey Snell
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD456861 Chris Winnick 13oC full sun
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong Bright sunshine with specimen on Grape Hyacinth cover.
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 Mo Richards
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 Mo Richards
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Casterton SD415803 Nigel Sherring light wind.
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Casterton SD625792 Nigel Sherring light wind.
27 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Casterton SD625792 Nigel Sherring light wind.
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Back Road Lindale SD417804 D Jackson
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 David Eastlick warm sunny morning
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY36574986 Ian J Armstrong
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Brigsteer Road Levens SD488863 John Mounsey Nectaring on garden Erica. Hot sunshine, no wind.
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 Martin Keiller 17870.jpeg
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller Basking on house wall. Also same Comma as yesterday in garden (...)
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
26 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402570 William O'Brien On Lesser Celandine.
25 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Sands rd Ulverston SD289766 Charles Penfold Lovely sunny day on flowering heather in full sun in front (...)
25 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Hardcrag Grange over Sands SD405779 Doreen Howard
25 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick Sunny. 16C
24 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Own Garden Cabus, Garstang SD4925446693 Bryan Ingleby 19degC in sun On purple/white crocus
24 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller Around 1pm, sunny, 17degC.
24 Feb 2019 Small Tortoiseshell 1 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell basking in sun and flying.