January 1986 – vol. 79, issue 1, pp 44–44 Nests of Sparrowhawk and Kestrel. I looked at the 'Best recent black-and-white bird-photographs' (Brit. Birds 77: 250-258) with much admiration, but feel bound to comment on the statement relating to plates 97-99-- showing Kestrel Falco tinnunculus and Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus, respectively, at their nests containing young--that 'Both birds are doubtless occupying abandoned nests of Carrion Crows ... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.