Jeff Martin’s excellent biographical sketch of Harry Witherby (Martin 2023) has one important omission: the core role in the Ringing Scheme of Elsie Leach. Having met Witherby through their joint friend, Miss E. L. Turner, Elsie worked with Harry on the Ringing Scheme from 1930 onwards. In an entirely voluntary capacity, she dealt with all the routine administration and co-authored the reports o


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