As The Handbook of British Birds states that the Wood-Lark (Lullula a. arborea) does not apparently now nest in Essex, it is perhaps worth recording that on April n t h , 1943 I found a nest of this species on a piece of rough ground a few miles south of Colchester. G. K. YEATES. [In A History of the Birds of Essex (1929) W. E. Glegg states that at one. time the Wood-Lark was well known in Epping...

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