Craig, C. W, Wallace, I. M, Webber, G. L, Scott, R. E, King, B, King, B & Scott, R. E / August 1968 – vol. 61, issue 8–375 Curlew's nest with seven eggs.--In April and May 1968 a pair of Curlews Nuwemus arquata were seen on at least six occasions by Mrs. R. Barnes and ourselves at a traditional breeding site in a marshy field near Purton, Wiltshire. On n t h May I.W.Y. flushed one of them from a nest containing seven eggs; about 200 yards away was a busy secondary road, from which the sitting Curlew could just be seen.... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.