Cumbria Butterfly Sightings: Large Heath

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid ref. Recorder Comment Image
4 Jul 2018 Large Heath 2 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 Angela Sharp 14922.jpeg
25 Jun 2018 Large Heath 3 Walton Moss Brampton NY514660 Martin Keiller
25 Jun 2018 Large Heath 3 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD460836 Richard Evans
25 Jun 2018 Large Heath 1 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD4623284558 Richard Evans Seen while on work party at far northeastern corner of reserve.
24 Jun 2018 Large Heath 1 Micklam brickworks site Whitehaven NX979221 Mike and Lyn Mills
23 Jun 2018 Large Heath 10 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 Ian Watts 11am. Overcast.
22 Jun 2018 Large Heath 5 Foulshaw Moss Levens SD4583 Keith Walton
22 Jun 2018 Large Heath 21 Meathop Moss Levens SD4481 Keith Walton
19 Jun 2018 Large Heath 1 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD460836 Mike Gregory
18 Jun 2018 Large Heath 3 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD430830 Mike Gregory
15 Jun 2018 Large Heath 6 Meathop Moss Meathop SD444816 Martin Chadwick from the board walk in dull and breezy conditions. Temp. 14C
13 Jun 2018 Large Heath 20 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Martin Chadwick in 20 minutes on the central part of the Moss. Cloudy and (...)
13 Jun 2018 Large Heath 5 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 Richard Evans 14oC, total cloud cover. Most perched or disturbed as I walked (...) 14043.jpeg
11 Jun 2018 Large Heath 2 Ireland Moss Haverthwaite SD334844 Helen Wallace Possibly 4 seen. 21C. 90 mins walk.
11 Jun 2018 Large Heath 1 Hulleter Moss Rusland SD335880 Martin Chadwick
11 Jun 2018 Large Heath 8 Ireland Moss Haverthwaite SD334845 Martin Chadwick In 30 minutes in the central cottongrass area. Sunny and warm (...)
11 Jun 2018 Large Heath 43 Rusland Moss NNR Rusland SD334884 Martin Chadwick In 30 minute transects across the Moss in sunshine. Breezy, (...)
10 Jun 2018 Large Heath 25 Bank End Moss Broughton in Furness SD226859 Helen Wallace Hot & sunny.
10 Jun 2018 Large Heath 100 White Moss Broughton in Furness SD220857 Helen Wallace Both sides of boardwalk
9 Jun 2018 Large Heath 30 Meathop Moss Meathop SD443819 Tom and Felix Fitter
8 Jun 2018 Large Heath 3 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Andrew Rhodes Flying at the edge of the birch trees.
8 Jun 2018 Large Heath 6 Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD3382 Tony Moverley (Argent & Sable workshop)
7 Jun 2018 Large Heath 20 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD457842 Maria Pilling very hot day the Butterflies were very active ( too active) 13775.jpeg
7 Jun 2018 Large Heath 37 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD460833 Tom Dunbar 20 deg C; 45 minute visit 13748.jpeg
7 Jun 2018 Large Heath 19 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD460833 Tom Dunbar 23 deg C; 3 hour visit 13749.jpeg
7 Jun 2018 Large Heath 13 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444820 Tom Dunbar One determined to shelter under the boardwalk! 13756.jpeg
7 Jun 2018 Large Heath 19 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD430831 Tom Dunbar Duplicate entry for Foulshaw entered in error. Should have read (...) 13750.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Large Heath 3 Foulshaw Moss Foulshaw SD462840 David Phillips At least 3 early evening in full sunshine and 19c alongside the (...)
5 Jun 2018 Large Heath 4 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD445815 Richard Evans
4 Jun 2018 Large Heath 12 Foulshaw Moss Foulshaw SD462840 Steve Matthewman
30 May 2018 Large Heath 2 Foulshaw Moss Kendal SD457836 Mark Pike
16 Jul 2017 Large Heath 2 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD4481 John Mounsey Full sun but strong west wind kept butterflies sheltering.
1 Jul 2017 Large Heath 3 Foulshaw Moss Foulshaw SD458837 James Bradbury
1 Jul 2017 Large Heath 2 Meathop Moss Meathop SD445819 James Bradbury
1 Jul 2017 Large Heath 4 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 Mike Gregory 3.00pm, Heavy cloud, warm, moderate breeze. Similar number at (...)
24 Jun 2017 Large Heath 1 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
22 Jun 2017 Large Heath 6 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD444823 Chris Winnick 19oC 50% sun
22 Jun 2017 Large Heath 2 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443818 Chris Winnick 19oC 50% sun
22 Jun 2017 Large Heath 2 Glasson Moss Glasson NY2360 Martin Keiller At the western edge of the Moss. Sunny, breezy and rather cool.
19 Jun 2017 Large Heath 40 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD457842 Sarah Mitchell 9720.jpeg
17 Jun 2017 Large Heath 3 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD459836 Janice Sutton 12334.jpeg
17 Jun 2017 Large Heath 12 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD457842 Maria Pilling
4 Jun 2017 Large Heath 5 Foulshaw Moss Mill side SD459834 Pete Kinsella
3 Jun 2017 Large Heath 3 Rusland Moss NNR Bouth SD334885 Helen Wallace Flying low over moss & landing. Bright sunshine.
3 Jun 2017 Large Heath 3 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 Joseph Reavey
2 Jun 2017 Large Heath 1 Glasson Moss Port Carlisle NY241616 Michael Williams
31 Jul 2016 Large Heath 2 Meathop Moss Meathop SD443813 James Bradbury
12 Jul 2016 Large Heath 2 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444819 Karen Bullimore
3 Jul 2016 Large Heath 15 Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY431633 Paul Kennedy Most close to specified grid ref but some further north.
28 Jun 2016 Large Heath 8 Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY255588 Linda & Arthur Pennington
23 Jun 2016 Large Heath 12 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444819 Ian Tallon 09.45-10.45am
23 Jun 2016 Large Heath 13 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD4481 John Mounsey Hot sunshine but strong breeze. 2 were paired. About 90 min. 5771.jpeg
23 Jun 2016 Large Heath 11 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 Mo Richards On Moss
21 Jun 2016 Large Heath 4 Glasson Moss Glasson NY235595 Paul Kennedy NY235595
21 Jun 2016 Large Heath 10 Meathop Moss Meathop SD442819 Simon Fenner There is now a circular board walk
20 Jun 2016 Large Heath 1 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 Chris Mason
20 Jun 2016 Large Heath 1 Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335879 John Mounsey Seen and photographed by Bernice Young. 5679.jpeg
15 Jun 2016 Large Heath 1 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979219 Chris Mason
15 Jun 2016 Large Heath 10 Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY255588 Martin Keiller All seen from the boardwalk. 7499.jpeg
14 Jun 2016 Large Heath 15 Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY255588 Paul Kennedy Along the path to the viewing platform.
12 Jun 2016 Large Heath 20 Helsington Moss Levens SD466891 Tom Dunbar Lively! 5575.jpeg
12 Jun 2016 Large Heath 2 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD430830 Tom Dunbar Later emergence than elsewhere?
9 Jun 2016 Large Heath 1 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD445821 Chris Winnick Warm but a little dull
9 Jun 2016 Large Heath 4 Foulshaw Moss Levens SD4583 Sarah Mitchell
8 Jun 2016 Large Heath 4 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD430833 Tom Dunbar Zero count Nichols am 5490.jpeg
7 Jun 2016 Large Heath 2 Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231605 Michael Williams
5 Jun 2016 Large Heath 3 Foulshaw Moss Foulshaw SD458837 N Godden, C Clay 3 adults seen from the boardwalk.
16 Jul 2015 Large Heath 66 Walton Moss Brampton NY5167 Peter Howard 1030-1110; 15 degrees, 80% sunshine, wind - SE B.3
12 Jul 2015 Large Heath 3 Meathop Meathop SD437807 Nigel Maden
30 Jun 2015 Large Heath 5 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD442819 Margaret and David Eastlick
30 Jun 2015 Large Heath 12 Meathop Meathop SD438807 Maria Pilling The Butterfly was very active
30 Jun 2015 Large Heath 7 Meathop Moss Meathop SD443819 Michael Foley Seen from the boardwalk 2538.jpeg
23 Jun 2015 Large Heath 5 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD442819 Mo Richards 2390.jpeg
22 Jun 2015 Large Heath 2 Meathop Meathop SD437807 Martin Chadwick
12 Jun 2015 Large Heath 2 Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231606 Michael Williams
30 Jun 2014 Large Heath 50 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD4481 John Mounsey Number given is only rough. Too active for photography! Full (...)
25 Jun 2014 Large Heath 30 Glasson Moss Glasson NY230602 Graeme Baker Majority being "buzzed" by high numbers of Large Skippers 820.jpeg
19 Jun 2014 Large Heath 6 Hay Bridge Moss Bouth SD336880 Brian Hancock 846.jpeg
16 Jun 2014 Large Heath 4 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443815 Tom Dunbar 4 to 5pm
15 Jun 2014 Large Heath 2 Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443815 Chris Winnick recently emerged.....dull otherwise more would have been (...)
12 Jun 2014 Large Heath 12 Glasson Moss Port Carlisle NY235608 Michael Williams
12 Jun 2014 Large Heath 2 Glasson Moss Kirkbride NY231605 Michael Williams
11 Jun 2014 Large Heath 3 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD428829 Martin Chadwick
11 Jun 2014 Large Heath 3 Scaleby Moss Carlisle NY432636 Paul Kennedy Only 3 seen over a 3 hour period. Warm and sunny but quite (...) 574.jpeg