Notes

01 March 1963
Comments Notes IT is gratifying to see Mr. C. S. Meares's note on th Crossbill (Loxia c. curvirostra) breeding in Shropshire an Norfolk (British Birds, Vol. VI., p. 371), and to find that i has also bred in Surrey (Countryside, Vol. V., p. 387). Ther can be no doubt as...
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The Growth of a young Cuckoo

01 November 1947
Comments Main paper A SERIES of observations was made in June, 1946, upon the growth of a young Cuckoo (Cuculus c. canorus) in the nest of a HedgeSparrow (Prunella modularis occidentalis) near Oxford. The nest was in one of the dividing privet hedges of the back gardens of a...
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Notes

01 April 1935
Comments Notes THE following notes on the Tree-Sparrow (Passer m. montanus), near Great Budworth, Cheshire, were made at the same colony as the notes in British Birds, XXV., 278-285 ; XXVI., 273-4; XXVII., 259-60. Return to nesting-trees.--First seen on February 18th; ...
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