July 1967 – vol. 60, issue 7–299 an old record in Dorset in 1881, which has never been generally accepted, the first Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podkeps to be recorded in Britain was observed at Blagdon Lake, Somerset, in December 1963 (Brit. Birds, 58: 305-309). Twenty months later, in August 1965, a Pied-billed Grebe was located at Chew Valley Lake, which is also in Somerset and less than two miles from Blagdon. What is assume... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.