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    Posted: 10 April 2005 at 3:30pm
this is taken from our bathroom window . They've nested for the last 2 years, so here's hoping they come back 


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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 10 April 2005 at 6:39pm

 

Surely that is an engineering impossibility?? What did they use, superglue?

 

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 10 April 2005 at 6:59pm
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 23 April 2005 at 7:57pm
STOP PRESS...they returned this afternoon ..swooping around doing a recce
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 30 April 2005 at 11:18pm
they pulp up stuff like leaves, twigs and anything to get this paper machy nest, glad you are good host eddie
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 01 May 2005 at 10:48am
The hen bird is sitting in the nest with her head showing. Think she's laid.

I'll post more pix soon
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 11 May 2005 at 9:01am

Just to familiarise what a house Martin looks like Here is a photo I found in a book......

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 11 May 2005 at 11:03am
I'll be selling Guano soon...they are messy buggers
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