Shustoke Reservoir lies two miles east of Coleshill on th B4114 Coleshill to Furnace End Road, south of the River Bourne. At 1.5km west to east, the main pool is only 400m at its widest point. The River Bourne feeds the smaller eastern pool (8 acres), the water is then transferred to the main reservoir (92 acres). Disturbance at weekends can be a problem.
Monday, 19 October 2009
19th Oct Gull roost - Poss Franklin's!!!
Small gull with dark mantle and extensive white tertial crescent present at the eastern end late evening, thought possibly to be Franklin's. Also 600 LBB Gull, 60 Herring, 6000 BH Gull, 1 GBB Gull and a single Common Gull. S Haynes...