Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings: Chimney Sweeper

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
16 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 13 Adult Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD4195 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
19 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD508931 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
23 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Carl Crag, Potter Fell Burneside SD520992 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
30 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Cunswick Scar Kendal SD493930 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
6 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hallsenna Moor National Nature Reserve Sellafield NY065006 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick
7 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Mark
9 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Undermillbeck Common Bowness-on-Windermere SD421950 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
9 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD328855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
11 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Grange-in-Borrowdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY252174 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
22 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
23 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 28 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
23 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD333820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
24 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY484546 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
27 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 29 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
27 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD333820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
27 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
28 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD202946 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
28 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Rainsbarrow Wood Ulpha SD186925 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
30 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
30 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha garden Ulpha SD211914 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 11 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD332820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Water's Meet Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD227960 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank
5 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Carus Green Kendal SD517947 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
7 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
10 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Whale Helton NY522216 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
10 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Brian and Denise Grundy
15 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Smardale Gill Newbiggin-on-Lune NY719061 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden
3 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Maryport Golf Course Maryport NY052390 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
6 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Kirkhead Allithwaite SD393755 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
14 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Gillathwaite Ennerdale Bridge NY143140 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
18 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
20 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 97 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 18 Adult Tarn Sike Raisbeck NY665076 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Ling Fell Wythop Wythop Mill NY175284 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
30 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult High Dam (above) Finsthwaite SD361889 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
17 Jul 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
31 May 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
31 May 2017 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
4 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Aira Force Dockray NY400206 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
7 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 26 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
9 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
17 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4178 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
17 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 16 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
18 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Martin Keiller
19 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Ling Fell Wythop Wythop Mill NY172282 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
20 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 23 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
21 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Glenderaterra Threlkeld NY298263 VC70 Cumberland Tom O'Boyle and Kate Blomfield
21 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Tarn Moor Orton NY675079 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
24 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
24 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Latrigg Keswick NY274251 VC70 Cumberland Roger Fellows
25 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
6 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD438827 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
7 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Newbiggin Crags Holme SD5479 VC69 Westmorland Barry Dyson
8 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3188 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent
8 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 17 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4178 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
10 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult River Duddon Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD224961 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
12 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Potter Fell Burneside SD521988 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
12 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439827 VC69 Westmorland Brian Chandler
13 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Scout Scar Kendal SD4891 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell
21 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 9 Adult Whale Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
21 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory
23 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
24 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD317879 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
27 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Brantwood lower garden Coniston SD311958 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
6 Jul 2018 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
7 Jul 2018 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
10 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339543 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 19484.jpeg
10 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
10 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Troutdale Troutdale, Borrowdale NY261175 VC70 Cumberland Alex Helliwell
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 86 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
18 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
18 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4178 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
18 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD5426578883 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Yorke
19 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD316878 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
21 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
22 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD544787 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
22 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Grassy Wildflower Bank St John's in the Vale NY316215 VC70 Cumberland L Swift
23 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Troutdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY262175 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett
23 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Burns Beck Moss Killington SD594879 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
24 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Friar's Crag Keswick NY265221 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett
25 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Belt Knott Rosthwaite NY262153 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Penny Bridge School meadow Penny Bridge SD311826 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Troutdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY262175 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD488880 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 25 Adult Cunswick Scar Kendal SD488928 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult near Dale Bottom Farm Keswick NY295218 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Bowness-on-Solway Nature Reserve Bowness-on-Solway NY207616 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 20240.jpeg
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD5433278850 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Yorke
7 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Crummock water Crummock NY203158 VC70 Cumberland Peter Ritson
10 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult River Lowther Whale NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
27 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD505933 VC69 Westmorland Lindsey Gould
29 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir Kendal SD535932 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
30 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
31 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
31 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY254169 VC70 Cumberland Pete Barron
1 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holme Park Fell Carnforth SD5426678894 VC69 Westmorland Mr. Bryan Yorke
1 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Shore of Bass Lake Keswick NY223268 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult River Lowther Whale NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD505933 VC69 Westmorland Lindsey Gould
3 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3356499527 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood
4 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Red How Thackthwaite NY1523723328 VC70 Cumberland Thalia Sparke 26241.jpeg
4 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Fisher Tarn Kendal SD5592 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
4 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
7 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Roadside verge Uldale NY255356 VC70 Cumberland Lorna Swift
8 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult River Kent Kendal SD516948 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
11 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Fellside Wood Old Hutton SD562880 VC69 Westmorland Louise McGurk
16 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult near The Gale Abbeytown NY148496 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
16 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hampsfell Grange over Sands SD398789 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 32 Adult River Lowther Whale NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 26690.jpeg
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult R. Brathay Skelwith Bridge NY340035 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Uldale Uldale NY256356 VC70 Cumberland James Macgregor
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Broughton Moor Broughton in Furness SD240933 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
18 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Swindale Shap NY522142 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
19 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Fisher Tarn Kendal SD5592 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Lark's Meadow farm Newbiggin-on-Lune NY6806 VC69 Westmorland Jonathan Fenton
22 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD316876 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
26 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Wharton Tarn Skelwith Bridge SD331987 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
1 Jul 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
5 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
12 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317883 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
12 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Jericho Holme St Cuthbert NY115465 VC70 Cumberland Derek McAlone 30967.jpeg
12 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Thwaite Head Rusland Valley SD349908 VC69 Westmorland Allan Sumner
18 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY758087 VC69 Westmorland Anthony Marsh 31285.jpeg
19 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult River Lowther Whale NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
20 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
23 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Windermere NY410008 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
24 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Holme Fell area Holme SD541796 VC69 Westmorland Graham Parry
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Bowber Head Farm Ravenstonedale NY739033 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
30 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Holme Park Fell Holme SD541796 VC69 Westmorland Graham Parry
5 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Holme Fell area Burton-in-Kendal SD539782 VC69 Westmorland Jack Taylor
7 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Cumbria Way - Rose Bridge Rose Castle NY375459 VC70 Cumberland Lorna Swift
10 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY760083 VC69 Westmorland Tim R Wallis
10 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Smardale NNR Smardale NY727070 VC69 Westmorland Tim R Wallis
11 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY760083 VC69 Westmorland Tim R Wallis
7 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Kendal golf course Kendal SD505932 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 09.30-11.00. Full sun, light breeze.
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 60 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 1.00pm - 2.15pm
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 65 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 1.00pm - 2.15pm
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 10.00 a.m. visit. Hot. Full sun.
28 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339543 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 10.40-11.50am sunny and warm. Probably many more.
11 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417908 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 100% cloud 17oC...most disturbed by walking.
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Low Dale Park Rusland SD3507791668 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 22c.
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Low Dale Park Rusland SD3530391637 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 22c. In bracken/anthill/grass mosaic.
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3556491200 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c.
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3489790908 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c. Track between Thwaite Head and Low Dale Park.
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3492990738 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c. Track between Thwaite Head and Low Dale Park.
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3511591507 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c. Track between Thwaite Head and Low Dale Park.
22 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 80 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339543 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 10:40am - 12:10pm, mostly sunny. 31382.jpeg
11 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Howe Ridding Witherslack SD434879 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 11am. 14C.
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 12.40-13.30. 22c. 100% sun. No breeze.
5 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Howe Ridding Witherslack SD431881 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 13.05-15.00. 50% sun. 6 other large orange frits.
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Sunbiggin Tarn Tebay NY674077 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 13.30-14.15. Hot sun, light breeze.
2 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Halecat Woods Witherslack SD4383 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 14.15 - 16.15, 19 deg. C, SW breeze, sunny spells. Meadow east (...)
21 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Kettlewell crag Kendal SD503933 VC69 Westmorland Lindsey Gould 18 00
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Finn Bugge 19C 20plus seen.
23 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Foxbield Wood Santon Bridge NY112035 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson 20 degrees and overcast
17 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 21oC. Sunny.
28 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick 23 deg C wind Beaufort 2, 40 minute walkabout, aggregated grid (...)
28 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 27 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 23oC 100% sun
20 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 150 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 23oC 80% sun.......everywhere!
12 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 70% sun 18oC
13 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Kirkhead Allithwaite SD393755 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 80 minutes covering the south east slopes of Kirkhead. T 17C (...)
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD5448378716 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 80% sun, 22C, humid. 40 minutes observation.
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Swindale Penrith NY515130 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass A large number active in the afternoon 26834.jpeg
9 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Hay meadow by Lyvennet Kings Meaburn NY616217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Active in the sun on this warm day, although there was quite a (...) 30962.jpeg
13 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 52 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD33259893 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood After rain, temperature 11degC. 26427.jpeg
12 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper Adult Faugh Brampton NY515555 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan All along the Roadside Verges. Many.
15 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key All counts are highest number seen at any one moment.
5 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488486 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All found along the causeway between the ponds.
12 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488493 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All found on the causeway between the ponds.
16 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult River Lowther Whale NY576221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell All seen during a brief sunny, dry spell. Breezy.
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Grassguards Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD224979 VC70 Cumberland Roger Fellows Along the track and hereabouts. Nearer twenty, but not counted (...)
12 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell Also 6 unidentified Whites
7 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD506932 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. None there two days ago. 21 deg.C, full sun, (...)
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Tarn Sike Tebay NY665075 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. 11.40-12.50. Hot sun, light breeze.
22 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Disused Railway Winton Cumbria NY796100 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. Presumably from field full of Pignut immediately (...)
18 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Longsleddale Longsleddale NY492055 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick At least 10 in a small meadow between Stockdale and Brow Gill
30 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Kendal Castle Kendal SD5292 VC69 Westmorland Colin Pope At least 8 on western slopes
31 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 9 Adult Bridleway Oxen Park SD316875 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Between oxen park
5 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Breezy and cloudy. 15oC.
1 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult River Lowther Whale NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Breezy with drizzle.
20 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 19 Adult Bowness-on-Solway gravel pits Wigton NY2061 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter Cloud and sun.
26 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4178 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard cloudy
26 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard cloudy and cool
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Stanthwaite Bassenthwaite NY256357 VC70 Cumberland James Macgregor Colony beside road 13854.jpeg
13 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 75 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418908 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick cool, cloudy and breezy....these flew up as I walked by. Real (...)
2 Jul 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Lowther Park Penrith NY521247 VC69 Westmorland Philip L Despite very damp conditions earlier when walking through tall (...)
10 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Disused Railway Winton Cumbria NY7910 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Disused railway cutting, 26deg. C, 15.00 - 15.30.
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Field High Nibthwaite SD300374 VC60 West Lancashire Helen Wallace East of High wood.
29 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Kendal Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key Far too many to count. Very numerous.
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Swarthmoor Ulverston SD284768 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Field at the back of swarthmoor hall
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Fields Santon Bridge NY113010 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Field off bridleway.
20 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Halecat Woods Witherslack SD434834 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick First this year.
22 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Selside Kendal SD515927 VC69 Westmorland Pat Cuttell Flying over meadow near church
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Lanercost Old Bridge Brampton NY552633 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Footpath on north bank of River Irthing
6 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, 21deg.C. Light airs.
2 Jul 2018 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Old Scotch Road, east of Sedbergh SD598911 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, fitful easterly breeze, 25deg. C. No butterflies seen (...)
3 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD506932 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, light airs.
24 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Whale Penrith NY5221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell GR edited by MT 14/10/15 2407.jpeg
23 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Holme Park Fell Clawthorpe SD5395979471 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Hazy Sun, 18c, windy.
8 Jul 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Fisher Tarn Kendal SD5592 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key Highest count at any time.
29 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen SD757085 VC59 South Lancashire Margaret and David Eastlick hot sunny day aggregated grid reference Tebay branch
29 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY761083 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick hot sunny day almost windless day Penrith branch aggregated (...)
6 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Potter Fell Burneside SD520992 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels Humid and sunny
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows hundreds in small area, must be in the thousands
7 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Bowber Head Farm Ravenstonedale NY737031 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick In CWT Bowber Head Farm meadows after the footbridge over (...)
7 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Bowber Head Farm Ravenstonedale NY738033 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick In CWT Bowber Head Farm meadows between the farm house and (...)
31 May 2017 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Cross hall Sedbergh SD687939 VC65 North-west Yorkshire Helen Wallace In grass verge at side of A683. 9.10am. Sunny.
4 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Talkin Tarn Brampton NY545584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In meadow at south end of tarn.
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Ashness Bridge NT Car Park Keswick NY269196 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Including mating pair 26965.jpeg
7 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crossthwaite SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory Intermittent hot sun. 19 degrees C. Numerous
11 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD492903 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Intermittent sun, strong northerly breeze.
5 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Late sunshine.
26 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418907 VC69 Westmorland Brian Chandler Lost count
26 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY615217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Many Chimney Sweepers in this haymeadow by the beck in sunny (...) 27163.jpeg
24 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Hay meadow by Lyvennet Kings Meaburn NY616217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Many flying among the grasses in the meadow 31364.jpeg
17 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 66 Adult Bartkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Many more but gave up counting to concentrate on Fritillaries!
18 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 16 Adult Smardale Disused Rly Line Newbiggin-on-Lune NY712061 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick Melancholy Thistle,Wood Cranesbill, and Dog Rose Blue sky, (...)
5 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Kendal golf course Kendal SD503928 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Mild, still, overcast. Moth still active at 8.20 pm. 10266.jpeg
8 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3187 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Minimum count
30 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory near the pond
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Low Ludderburn Winster SD404912 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Newly emerged and flying around garden
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418907 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Newly emerged and flying- lots
7 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY761082 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick No wind in cutting and really warm when the sun shone, ~20 deg (...)
16 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Occasional sunshine.
19 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Garden Uldale NY249369 VC70 Cumberland L Swift On cotoneaster
8 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Laversdale Carlisle NY4913361956 VC70 Cumberland marion Beckham On open meadow in sunshine on route of Hadrian's Wall footpath
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3330898949 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood On pig nut and flowering rush, short meadow 26152.jpeg
25 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Allerdale Ramble Grange-in-Borrowdale NY249168 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett On road verge. Mostly feeding on White Clover flowers.
29 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Gowborrow Park Penrith NY401213 VC70 Cumberland Robert Dawson On the woodland fringe where bracken and scrub start coming out (...)
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Aikbank Waverton NY217459 VC70 Cumberland PETER RITSON on white clover
28 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Yewbarrow Witherslack SD433851 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick One hour survey between SD43448550 and SD43148481. 50% sun (...)
3 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 48 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3339498967 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood Only noticed my first CS and identified with photo yesterday. (...) 26196.jpeg
3 Jul 2016 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335874 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Overcast, 13deg.C
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Low Dale Park Rusland SD3530391637 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 14c, very windy
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3556491200 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 14c, very windy. Path through bracken and scrub
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 32 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3511591507 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 16c, windy
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3497391099 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 16c, windy
14 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY320005 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Patchy sunshine
18 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 23 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3380499144 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood Pignut area, moths all the way down the track 26723.jpeg
1 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Howgills Sedbergh SD643930 VC65 North-west Yorkshire John Mounsey Pignut growing in lane bank.
7 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Hawkshead Hill Hawkshead SD33359895 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood Pignut in full flower, first moths out after a hot day (...) 30892.jpeg
1 Jul 2018 Chimney Sweeper 28 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760082 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Probably many more 14585.jpeg
20 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 17 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760085 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Probably many more 31279.jpeg
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY256174 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Probably more - very numerous.
11 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Garden Holmrook SD079994 VC70 Cumberland Tim Wayman Probably more but unable to count.
20 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY387295 VC70 Cumberland K Temple Seen on a short walk within a small area. 31240.jpeg
28 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD204941 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335874 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Still, overcast, 20deg.C.
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Bishop's Tithe Allotment Hampsfield Backbarrow SD360842 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Still, overcast, 20deg.C.
15 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult High Borrowdale Shap NY5702 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Strong gusty wind, 20deg C, 11.30 - 12.00. Hay Meadows south of (...)
13 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Walk in St John's in the Vale St John's in the Vale NY318201 VC70 Cumberland L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
18 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards sunny and warm
1 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY389296 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Sunny and warm, 4:15 - 5:30pm.
14 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny interval
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD544787 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny intervals 22c
13 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny, hot 22oC.
10 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult River Lowther Whale NY514216 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny, warm spell.
4 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Swindale Valley Swindale NY521142 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny. Breezy.
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY389294 VC70 Cumberland Nicholas Howard Sunny/thundery afternoon.
12 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult Finglandrigg Wood and surrounding area Kirkbampton NY2656 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy The odd one seen in the reserve, but abundant to the west along (...)
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD5392 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key Too many to count properly.
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Cartmel Fell Church Cartmel Fell SD416880 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson Too many to count.
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Jubilee Meadow Crosthwaite SD43529167 VC69 Westmorland David Jackson/ Barbara Dixon Too many to count.
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Hutton Roof Crags Burton-in-Lonsdale SD562782 VC69 Westmorland Pete Crooks Very active in the cool, cloudy weather
17 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult Gillathwaite Ennerdale Bridge NY137139 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson Very large number in Gillathwaite fields the number is an (...)
19 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Claife Heights Brown Stone Moss Wray SD382976 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very warm
15 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Very windy. Sunny spells
29 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Swarthmoor Hall Meadow Ulverston SD282773 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick warm and sultry
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm and windy late in day.
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Bowber Head Farm Ravenstonedale NY740032 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick warm overcast day with little wind
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Lonning running NE to Greenspot Wigton NY2456 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter Warm sunshine
26 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hawkshead garden Hawkshead SD346982 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood We planted pheasant eye narcissus (toxic bulbs) to deter badgers (...)
25 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Castle Crag Rosthwaite NY251156 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Western slopes of Castle Crag.
2 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Windy. Brief sunny spells.
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Killington Kendal SD594919 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick with three others over 2.5 hours Very warm in the sun, sunny (...)
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Killington Kendal SD598911 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick with three others over 30 minutes sunny and very warm