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Meadow or rock pipit?

Observed: 20th September 2013 By: scyrenescyrene’s reputation in Birdsscyrene’s reputation in Birdsscyrene’s reputation in Birds
HA6A8350-1-1
Description:

No call heard. Sat on prominent concrete sea defence. Other birdwatchers reported both species at this location yesterday, although meadow pipits much more numerous. Markings fairly indistinct - a juvenile?

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The streaky breast markings and dark legs suggest a Rock Pipit.