European Roller
European Roller only one record for
16th Glen Aros; a Roller was seen & photographed here at 05.30hrs this morning. on power lines by the  log piles on the Glen Aros road c.2.5 miles along that road from the A849 junction, so approx 3.5 miles NW of Salen.  The finder was John Bannon 
This is the second record for Mull . The first record is of a bird being shot at Loch Buie in 1888 and there is another record, also of a bird being shot, on the Ardtornish estate by Loch Aline in Morvern on 19th September 1927 which is in the museun in Glasgow.

image by Andy Huitberg

this image was taken by Pam Brown

mage by Andy Huitberg

mage by Andy Huitberg

This is the bird shot in 1927 and in the Glasgow museum,

This is the web site of Alan Spellman, 'Maridon' Lochdon, Isle of Mull. PA64  6AP