Recording Area: Thamesmead Marshes between Tripcock and Belvedere including the Thames.

Species Comments Reference
Mute Swan 1st rec July 1972 LBR 1972
Bewick's Swan 1st rec 06/11/1985 LBR 1990 (paper)
Whooper Swan Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Snow Goose
Bean Goose Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Pink-footed Goose 1st rec 21/01/2010 LBR 2010
White-fronted Goose 1st rec 02/02/1995 LBR 1995
Greylag Goose Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Canada Goose Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Barnacle Goose
Brent Goose 1st rec 22/02/1972 LBR 1972
Red-breasted Goose
Egyptian Goose 1st rec 03/05/1990 LBR 1990 (paper)
Common Shelduck 1st rec Jan 1982 LBR 1982
Mandarin Duck 1st rec 16/12/1983 LBR 1983
Eurasian Wigeon 1st rec Nov 1990 LBR 1990
Gadwall 1st rec Jan 1990 LBR 1990
Common Teal 1st rec Jan 1990 LBR 1990
Green-winged Teal 1st rec 23/03/2003 LBR 2003
Mallard 1st rec Oct 1990 LBR 1990
Pintail 1st rec 14/01/1980 LBR 1980
Garganey 1st rec 12/07/1989 LBR 1989
Blue-winged Teal
Shoveler 1st rec 16/12/1990 LBR 1990
Red-crested Pochard 1st rec 04/10/1993 LBR 1993
Pochard Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Ring-necked Duck
Ferruginous Duck 1st rec 15/01/2012 LBR 2012
Tufted Duck 1st rec Dec 1990 LBR 1990
Greater Scaup 1st rec 05/12/1990 LBR 1990
Lesser Scaup
Eider 1st rec 07/12/1995 LBR 1995
King Eider Pre-1847 Birds of London
Long-tailed Duck
Common Scoter 1st rec 26/12/1990 LBR 1990
Velvet Scoter
Goldeneye Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Smew 1st rec 08/03/1969 LBR 1990 (paper)
Red-breasted Merganser 1st rec 04/02/1990 LBR 1990
Goosander 1st rec 04/01/1969 LBR 1990 (paper)
Ruddy Duck
Black Grouse
Red-legged Partridge Bred 1968 LBR 1990 (paper)
Grey Partridge Bred 1984 LBR 1984
Quail 1st rec 30/05/1969 LBR 1969
Pheasant Bred 1984 LBR 1984
Red-throated Diver 1st rec 01/03/1986 LBR 1990 (paper)
Black-throated Diver
Great Northern Diver Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Pied-billed Grebe
Little Grebe Bred 1990 LBR 1990
Great Crested Grebe 1st rec 1974 LBR 1990 (paper)
Red-necked Grebe
Slavonian Grebe 1st rec 27/02/1979 LBR 1979
Black-necked Grebe 1st rec 04/02/1972 LBR 1990 (paper)
Fulmar 1st rec 25/02/1968 LBR 1990 (paper)
Manx Shearwater 1st rec 08/09/2008 LBR 2008
Balearic Shearwater
Macaronesian Shearwater
European Storm-petrel
Leach's Storm-petrel 1st rec 21/10/1989 LBR 1990 (paper)
Gannet 1st rec 14/09/1983 LBR 1983
Cormorant Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Shag 1st rec 10/01/1991 LBR 1990 (paper)
Bittern 1st rec 08/03/1976 LBR 1990 (paper)
Little Bittern Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Night Heron
Squacco Heron 1st rec 29/05/2007 LBR 20047
Cattle Egret
Little Egret 1st rec 16/01/2012 LNHS database
Great White Egret
Grey Heron Resident LBR 1990 (paper)
Purple Heron 1st rec 25/04/2009 LBR 2009
Black Stork
White Stork Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Glossy Ibis
Spoonbill Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Honey Buzzard 1st rec 16/09/2011 LBR 2011
Black Kite
Red Kite 1st rec 26/04/1988 LBR 1988
White-tailed Eagle
Marsh Harrier 1st rec 06/08/2006 LBR 2006
Hen Harrier 1st rec 19/01/2010 LBR 2010
Montagu's Harrier Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Sparrowhawk Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Common Buzzard 1st rec 11/03/2012 LNHS database
Rough-legged Buzzard
Golden Eagle
Osprey 1st rec 13/05/1996 LBR 1996
Lesser Kestrel
Kestrel Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Red-footed Falcon
Merlin Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Hobby 1st rec 08/09/1986 LBR 1986
Gyr Falcon
Peregrine Falcon 1st rec 08/03/1990 LBR 1990 (paper)
Water Rail Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Spotted Crake
Little Crake
Baillon's Crake
Corncrake Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Moorhen Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Common Coot Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Common Crane Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Great Bustard
Oystercatcher 1st rec 28/07/1971 LBR 1971
Black-winged Stilt
Avocet 1st rec 09/05/1987 LBR 1990 (paper)
Stone-curlew 1st rec 30/03/2010 LBR 2010
Cream-coloured Courser
Collared Pratincole [Ruegg record not accepted]
Little Ringed Plover Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Ringed Plover Bred 1971 LBR 1971
Kentish Plover
American Golden Plover
Pacific Golden Plover
Golden Plover Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Grey Plover 1st rec 12/11/1972 LBR 1990 (paper)
Sociable Plover
White-tailed Lapwing
Lapwing Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Knot 1st rec 03/02/1976 LBR 1990 (paper)
Sanderling 1st rec 28/10/1989 LBR 1989
Western Sandpiper
Little Stint 1st rec 12/09/1975 LBR 1975
Temminck's Stint 1st rec 11/05/1969 LBR 1969
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper 1st rec 27/08/1975 LBR 1975
Purple Sandpiper
Dunlin 1st rec 1971 LBR 1971
Broad-billed Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Ruff 1st rec 23/04/1975 LBR 1975
Jack Snipe 1st rec Jan 1974 LBR 1974
Common Snipe 1st rec 18/03/1976 LBR 1976
Great Snipe
Long-billed Dowitcher
Woodcock 1st rec 26/01/1972 LBR 1990 (paper)
Black-tailed Godwit 1st rec 04/09/1970 LBR 1990 (paper)
Bar-tailed Godwit 1st rec 28/04/1973 LBR 1973
Whimbrel 1st rec 23/04/1978 LBR 1978
Curlew 1st rec 26/08/1989 LBR 1989
Spotted Redshank 1st rec 24/04/1977 LBR 1977
Redshank 1st rec Jan 1990 LBR 1990
Marsh Sandpiper
Greenshank 1st rec 25/07/1971 LBR 1971
Lesser Yellowlegs
Solitary Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper 1st rec 25/08/1988 LBR 1988
Wood Sandpiper 1st rec 31/07/1971 LBR 1971
Common Sandpiper 1st rec 1971 LBR 1971
Spotted Sandpiper
Turnstone 1st rec 10/02/1973 LBR 1990 (paper)
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Grey Phalarope Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Pomarine Skua
Arctic Skua 1st rec 04/09/1983 LBR 1990 (paper)
Long-tailed Skua
Great Skua 1st rec 29/04/2012 LBR 2012
Mediterranean Gull 1st rec 25/04/1973 LBR 1990 (paper)
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull 1st rec 13/04/2000 LBR 2000
Little Gull 1st rec 17/10/1987 LBR 1990 (paper)
Sabine's Gull 1st rec 16/10/1987 LBR 1990 (paper)
Bonaparte's Gull 1st rec 19/05/2012 LBR 2012
Black-headed Gull Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Ring-billed Gull 1st rec 20/11/1999 LBR 1999
Common Gull Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Lesser Black-backed Gull Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Yellow-legged Gull 1st rec 1983 LBR 1983
Caspian Gull 1st rec 22/11/2009 LBR 2009
Herring Gull Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Iceland Gull 1st rec 29/03/2009 LBR 2009
Glaucous-winged Gull
Glaucous Gull 1st rec 13/01/2013 LBR 2013
Slaty-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Kittiwake Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Sooty Tern
Bridled Tern
Little Tern 1st rec 04/05/1990 LBR 1990
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern
Whiskered Tern
Black Tern 1st rec 15/08/1977 LBR 1990 (paper)
White-winged Black Tern 1st rec 10/08/2008 LBR 2008
Sandwich Tern 1st rec 23/08/1990 LBR 1990
Common Tern 1st rec 02/05/1990 LBR 1990
Roseate Tern 1st rec 25/09/2011 LBR 2011
Arctic Tern 1st rec 30/08/1989 LBR 1990 (paper)
Guillemot Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Razorbill Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Little Auk
Puffin Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Black Guillemot
Pallas's Sandgrouse
Rock Dove Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Stock Dove Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Woodpigeon Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Collared Dove Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Turtle Dove Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Oriental Turtle Dove
Ring-necked Parakeet 1st rec 06/03/2014 LNHS database
Cuckoo Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Barn Owl 1st rec March 1973 LBR 1973
Scops Owl
Snowy Owl
Little Owl Bred 1971 LBR 1971
Tawny Owl 1st rec 1968 LBR 1990 (paper)
Long-eared Owl 1st rec 1983 LBR 1990 (paper)
Short-eared Owl 1st rec 1960s LBR 1990 (paper)
Tengmalm's Owl
Nightjar 1st rec 26/05/1999 LBR 1999
Common Nighthawk
Swift Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Alpine Swift 1st rec 14/04/2006 LBR 2006
Kingfisher Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Hoopoe 1st rec 22/10/1996 LBR 1996
Wryneck Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Green Woodpecker Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Great Spotted Woodpecker Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Short-toed Lark
Crested Lark
Woodlark 1st rec 20/11/1992 LBR 1992
Skylark Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Shore Lark
Sand Martin Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Swallow Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
House Martin Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Red-rumped Swallow 1st rec 11/05/2014 LBR 2014
Richard's Pipit 1st rec 05/05/2008 LBR 2008
Tawny Pipit
Olive-backed Pipit
Tree Pipit 1st rec 09/05/2014 LNHS database
Meadow Pipit Bred 1990 LBR 1990
Red-throated Pipit
Rock Pipit 1st rec 18/03/1976 LBR 1976
Water Pipit 1st rec 07/03/1971 LBR 1971
Buff-bellied Pipit
Yellow Wagtail Bred 1990 LBR 1990
Citrine Wagtail
Grey Wagtail Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Pied Wagtail Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Waxwing 1st rec 22/01/1996 LBR 1996
Wren Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Dunnock Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Alpine Accentor
Robin Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Nightingale 1st rec 19/04/1990 LBR 1990
Black Redstart 1st rec 17/07/1971 LBR 1971
Common Redstart 1st rec 11/05/1972 LBR 1990 (paper)
Whinchat Bred 1968 LBR 1990 (paper)
Stonechat Bred 1974 LBR 1974
Northern Wheatear Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Desert Wheatear
Grey-cheeked Thrush
Ring Ouzel 1st rec 15/04/1975 LBR 1975
Blackbird Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Naumann's Thrush
Fieldfare Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Song Thrush Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Redwing Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Mistle Thrush Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
American Robin
Cetti's Warbler Bred 2014 LBR 2014
Grasshopper Warbler 1st rec 09/06/1968 LBR 1990 (paper)
Savi's Warbler Bred 1853 LBR 1990 (paper)
Aquatic Warbler
Sedge Warbler Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Paddyfield Warbler
Blyth's Reed Warbler
Marsh Warbler
Reed Warbler Bred 1990 LBR 1990
Icterine Warbler
Melodious Warbler
Dartford Warbler 1st rec 11/11/1989 LBR 1989
Subalpine Warbler
Sardinian Warbler
Barred Warbler
Lesser Whitethroat 1st rec May 1980 LBR 1980
Common Whitethroat 1st rec 18/07/1980 LBR 1980
Garden Warbler 1st rec 15/06/1987 LBR 1990 (paper)
Blackcap Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Pallas's Warbler
Yellow-browed Warbler
Hume's Warbler
Radde's Warbler
Dusky Warbler
Wood Warbler 1st rec 03/08/1983 LBR 1990 (paper)
Chiffchaff Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Iberian Chiffchaff
Willow Warbler Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Goldcrest Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Firecrest 1st rec 22/11/1988 LBR 1990 (paper)
Spotted Flycatcher Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Red-breasted Flycatcher
Pied Flycatcher 1st rec 19/04/1971 LBR 1990 (paper)
Bearded Tit 1st rec 14/11/1971 LBR 1971
Long-tailed Tit Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Blue Tit Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Great Tit Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Crested Tit
Coal Tit rare winter visitor LBR 1990 (paper)
Willow Tit
Marsh Tit
Nuthatch rare winter visitor LBR 1990 (paper)
Short-toed Treecreeper
Penduline Tit
Golden Oriole
Isabelline Shrike
Red-backed Shrike Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Brown Shrike
Lesser Grey Shrike
Great Grey Shrike 1st rec 23/03/1975 LBR 1975
Woodchat Shrike
Jay Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Magpie Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Jackdaw 1st rec 07/04/1972 LBR 1990 (paper)
Rook 1st rec 06/05/1973 LBR 1990 (paper)
Carrion Crow Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Hooded Crow
Raven Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Starling Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Rose-coloured Starling
House Sparrow Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Tree Sparrow Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Chaffinch Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Brambling Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Greenfinch Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Goldfinch Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Siskin Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Linnet Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Lesser Redpoll Annual LBR 1990 (paper)
Mealy Redpoll
Arctic Redpoll
Two-barred Crossbill
Common Crossbill Historic LBR 1990 (paper)
Parrot Crossbill
Common Rosefinch
Pine Grosbeak
Bullfinch Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Lapland Bunting 1st rec 15/11/1989 LBR 1989
Snow Bunting 1st rec 06/11/2010 LBR 2010
Pine Bunting
Yellowhammer Formerly bred LBR 1990 (paper)
Cirl Bunting
Ortolan Bunting
Rustic Bunting
Little Bunting
Reed Bunting Breeds LBR 1990 (paper)
Black-headed Bunting
Corn Bunting Annual LBR 1990 (paper)


The Birds of Thamesmead, N.R. Wheatley, LBR 1990

London Bird Reports

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