Thomas Shannon, Tereza Senfeld, Robert McGowan, Nigel Hudson, Richard Porter and J. Martin Collinson / July 2020 – vol. 113, issue 7, pp 421–424 Abstract A claim of Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris from Avoch, in Easter Ross (Highland), on 25th February 1960, was reviewed by BBRC at the time and the identification found to be not proven. A feather from the bird was rediscovered during the digital archiving of BBRC files and a genetic analysis was carried out. This confirms that, as suspected, the bird was a Eurasi... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.