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Old Wednesday 25th April 2012, 12:30   #1
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Thrush ID wanted for Ireland

Can anyone make an accurate ID of this thrush/pipit which was photographed on the west coast of Ireland?
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Old Wednesday 25th April 2012, 12:33   #2
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Took me and the Mrs about a minute to even see it! Rock Pipit, looking like a rock.
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