Moon, A. V, Mellow, B. K, Wagstaff, H. G, White, C. A, Hollom, P. A. D & Ross, W. M / September 1941 – vol. 35, issue 4–87 A NEST of this bird (Muscicapa s. striata) was begun on May 27th, 1941 on the top of a nesting-box in an alcove of my house in Bucks, but was later abandoned, owing probably to the nesting material slipping off the smooth lid. The Flycatchers then turned their attention to the narrow ledge above the alcove and started building three nests, each rather less than a yard away from the next. The thin... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.