Notes

Notes // 01.04.1908

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I T m a y be of interest to record t h a t a pair of Pied Wagtails have this year reared three broods from nests built in some ivy a…

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T H E following paper does not pretend to be an exhaustive one, but is the result of my own observations during the past winter in the district of Barnstaple, North Devon….

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THE first printed list of British Birds is that contained in the ” Pinax Rerum . . . Britannicarum ” of Christopher Merrett, or Merret. This small 8vo work was published in…

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Reviews

Book reviews // 01.04.1908

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Notes on the Birds of Rutland. By C. Reginald Haines, M.A., P.S.A., etc. Illustrations and Map. Porter. 7s. Gd. net. M B . H A I N E S need have made…

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Notes // 01.04.1908

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O N August 14th last Mr. B. Offin handed to me an example of the Fieldfare (Turdus pilaris) which his brother shot the previous morning (13th) in his garden at Hockley, Essex….

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of flying machines are m a n y ; students of the flight of birds are few, in spite of the fact that there is, in our own country at any rate,…

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–One shot by W. Humby in 1885 at Chris tchurch is in t h e H a r t Collection (Birds of Hants, p. 34). STOREY.’–One in t h e Charterhouse Collection…

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I T is rather surprising that, while so much has been written about British birds, so little has been said about their nestling stages. Judging from the meagre descriptions which even the…

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THE following account of a nest of the Common Heron {Ardea cinerea L.) built in the middle of a small pool of water is worth recording, as being a departure from the…

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Notes

Notes // 01.03.1908

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have frequently been recorded as nesting in curious places, but I do not think they have been known to choose such a remarkable site as the following. A pair relined an old…

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