Bloomfield, L. T, Pounds, H. E & Scott, R. E / November 1976 – vol. 69, issue 11, pp 451–453 Trembling movements of House Martin when nest-building On 6th June 1975, near South Gorley, Hampshire, I watched at close range with binoculars a House Martin Delichon urbica building its nest, which was in the early stages of construction. The nest was situated below the eaves of an old thatched cottage at a height of three metres from the ground. I noticed that, when the martin placed and hel... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.