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ARCHIVES OF PETER J. CONDER (1919-1993): A HANDLIST.  I.


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Early Diaries
Diaries and Field Notebooks of  Second World War and Post-War Period, 1941-47
Diaries and Field Notebooks of Skokholm Period, 1947-1954
          a)  Skokholm;
          b)  Wheatears on Skokholm;
          c)  Other localities
Diaries and Field Notebooks of RSPB Period, 1954-1975
         a) Britain;
         b) Alderney;
         c)  Overseas Travel
Diaries and Field Notebooks of Retirement Period, 1976-1993
         a) Britain;
         b) Alderney;
         c)  Overseas Travel
Indexes, and miscellaneous undated items

[Note: In a few instances, an item is listed under more than one heading. Repeat entries are enclosed in square brackets.]

Early Diaries

1937                 Box 1:1
Public Schools Exploring Society Expedition to Newfoundland, July - August 1937.
Species by species account.

1937-38           Box 1:1A&B Switzerland: Birds seen up to November 28th  1937. ACompared with List 2.@  By O.H.J.D.
            Birds seen from November 28th up to January 31st 1938. P.J.Conder.
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Diaries and Field Notebooks of  Second World War and Post-War Period, 1941-47

1941- 42                            Box 2:2
13 November 1941 - 11 April 1942. Warburg, Westphalia, Germany.
Behaviour of wintering Corvidae. Write-up of field notes (1).

1941- 42                            Box 2:3
13 November 1941 - 11 April 1942. Warburg, Westphalia, Germany.
Behaviour of wintering Corvidae. Write-up of field notes (2).

1942                                                                                                      Box 2:4
Spring 1942. Warburg, Westphalia, Germany.
Notes on migration of rooks and jackdaws in north-west Germany.
Write-up of field notes.

1943             Box 2:5
18 - 28 April 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook.

1943             Box 2:6
18 April - 18 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Extracts on behaviour from field notebooks.

1943             Box 2:7
28 April - 2 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook.

1943             Box 2:8
2 - 5 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook.

1943             Box 2:9
25 April - 10 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook (includes notes by other observers).

1943             Box 2:10
30 April - 3 June 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook (chiefly notes by other observers).

1943             Box 2:11
2 - 7 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook.

1943             Box 2:12
5 - 24 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook.

1943             Box 2:13
8 - 20 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook (including notes by other observers).

1943             Box 2:14
24 June - 1 July 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Field notebook.

1943             Box 2:15
Notes on Goldfinches at Eichstatt, Germany, 1943. Vol.1.
Write-up of notes.

1943             Box 2:16
Notes on Goldfinches at Eichstatt, Germany, 1943. Vol.2.
Write-up of notes.

1943             Box 2:17
18 April - 12 May 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Tables.

1943             Box 2:18
26 April - 30 June 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Tables.

1943             Box 2:19
13 May - 30 June 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Tables.

1943             Box 2:20
31 May - 1 July 1943. Eichstatt, Germany.
Goldfinches. Tables.

1943-45                    Box 2:21
July 1943 - February 1945. Birds of Oflag IX A/Z  [Germany]. Vol.1.
(Location not given.) Bird records (listed under species).
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1944- 45            Box 2:22
May 1944 - February 1945. Birds of Oflag IX A/Z [Germany]. Vol.3.
(Location not given. Vol.2 missing.) Bird records (listed under species).

1945             Box 3:23
6 April - 9 June 1945. Britain: various localities.
Field notebook.

1945                                                                                                       Box  3:24                 20 June - 21 August 1945. Britain: various localities, including Wimbledon Park
Lake. Field notebook.

1945             Box 3:25
22 August - 22 October 1945.
22 August - 15 September Britain. 23 - 29 September Bruges, Belgium.
1 - 22 October Bielefeld, Germany. Field notebook.

1945             Box 3:26
23 - 30 October 1945. Bielefeld, Germany.
Field notebook.

1945             Box 4:29
2 - 30 October 1945.
Autumn migration in Bielefeld, north-west Germany, 1945. Typescript.

1945             Box 4:30
2 - 30 October 1945.
Autumn migration in Bielefeld, Westphalia, Germany. Tabulated notes.

1945-46                                                                                         Box 4:31
27 October 1945 - 16 April 1946.
27 - 30 October Bielefeld; then other localities, Germany.
Rewrite/extracts from field notebooks (including some missing dates).

1945-46            Box 3:27
30 October 1945 - 24 January 1946.
Bielefeld and other localities, Germany. Field notebook.

1946             Box 4:32
28(?) January, 27 April - 11 May 1946.
Britain: various localities. Field notebook.

1946             Box 3:28
17 March - 23 April 1946. Germany.
Field notebook.

1946             Box 5:33
29 April - 18 May 1946.
Britain: various localities. Re-write of field notes.

1946             Box 5:34
26 August - 29 September 1946.
Britain: various localities. Field notebook.

1946             Box 5:35
29 September - 2 October 1946.
Britain: various localities. Field notebook.

1946             Box 5:36
5 - 27 October 1946.
Britain: various localities. Field notebook.

1946-47            Box 5:37
13 November 1946 - 27 February 1947.
Britain: mainly London, including Black-headed Gulls. Notes on the social life
of birds. Field notebook.

1947             Box 5:38
25 February - 14 March 1947.
Britain: St. James=s Park, London. Pintails. Re-write of field notes.
 

Diaries and Field Notebooks of Skokholm Period, 1947-1954: a) Skokholm; b) Wheatears on Skokholm; c) Other localities
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a) Skokholm (other localities sometimes included)

1947             Box 5:39
2 March - 10 April 1947.
2 - 3 March Britain: various localities. 29 March - 10 April Skokholm.
Re-write of field notes.

1947             Box 5:40
3 March - 2 April 1947.
3 - 14 March Britain: St. James=s Park, London. Notes on the social life of birds.
29 March - 2 April Skokholm. Write-up of field notes.

1947             Box 5:41
Extracts and notes from the literature (compiled 1947).
Also, p.93 et seq., Goldfinch territory and display.

1947             Box 6:42
30 March - 11 April 1947.
Skokholm. Notes on various species, including Meadow Pipit. Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:43
16 April - 3 May 1947.
Skokholm and Pembrokeshire. Field notebook (with photos).

1947             Box 6:44
4 May - 13 June 1947.
Skokholm. Several other localities Britain, including Pembrokeshire.
Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:45
14 - 20 June 1947.
Skokholm (with photos). Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:46
21 - 27 June 1947.
Skokholm (with photos). Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:47
28 June - 3 July 1947.
Skokholm (with photos). Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:48
4 - 13 July 1947.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:49
13 - 19 July 1947.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:50
19 July - 7 August 1947.
Skokholm (with photos). Cardigan Island, Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:51
8 - 20 August 1947.
Skokholm. Grassholm, Pembrokeshire (Gannets). Field notebook.
 

1947             Box 6:52
21 August - 12 September 1947.
Skokholm and Pembrokeshire (with photos). Field notebook.

1947             Box 6:53
13 September - 4 October 1947.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1948             Box 6:54
13 March - 7 April 1948.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1948             Box 6:55
8 April - 2 May 1948.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1948             Box 7:56
3 - 26 May 1948.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1948             Box 7:57
27 May - 25 June 1948.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1948             Box 7:58
26 June - 1 August 1948.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1948             Box 7:59
2 - 22 August 1948.
Skokholm; includes lists of vegetation. Field notebook.

1948             Box 7:60
23 August - 14 September 1948.
Skokholm (with photos); includes lists of vegetation. Field notebook.

1948             Box 7:61
15 - 30 September 1948.
Skokholm (with photos). Field notebook.

1948             Box 7:62
1 October - 9 December 1948.
Skokholm (with photos). Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:63
January - 16 April 1949.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:64
17 April - 6 May 1949.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:65
8 May - 7 June 1949.
Skokholm. Grassholm, Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:66
8 - 29 June 1949.
Skokholm (includes general notes on avifauna of island). Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:67
30 June - 26 July 1949.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:68
27 July - 19 August 1949.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:69
7 - 28 September 1949.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1949             Box 7:70
29 September - 8 October 1949.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1950             Box 8:71
24 March - 1 May 1950.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1950             Box 8:72
3 May - 4 July 1950.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1950             Box 8:73
4 July - 1 September 1950.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1950             Box 8:74
2 September - 5 October 1950.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1950             Box 12:132
March - September 1950.
Skokholm: Weather data.

1950             Box 9:95
July 1950.
Skokholm: Geology 1 (general description). Field notebook.

1950             Box 9:96
July 1950.
Skokholm: Geology 2 (general description). Field notebook.

c.1950            Box 9:97
Skokholm: Maps, annotated, mainly botany.

195l             Box 8:75
17 March - 24 April 1951.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1951             Box 8:76
25 April - 11 June 1951.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1951             Box 8:77
12 June - 29 July 1951.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1951             Box 8:78
30 July - 8 September 1951.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1951             Box 8:79
8 - 15 September 1951.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1951             Box 8:80
16 - 27 September 1951.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1951             Box 8:81
28 September - 23 October 1951.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1951             Box 12:133
April 1951.
Skokholm: Weather data.

1951-52            Box 12:134
March 1951 - May 1952.
Skokholm: Weather data.

1952             Box 8:82
19 March - 30 April 1952.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1952             Box 8:83
1 May - 6 June 1952.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1952             Box 8:84
7 June - 14 July 1952.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1952             Box 9:85
14 July - 25 August 1952.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1952             Box 9:86
26 August - 9 September 1952.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1952             Box 9:87
30 September - 21 October 1952.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1953             Box 9:88
30 March - 16 May 1953.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1953             Box 9:89
25 April - 25 June 1953.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1953             Box 9:90
27 June - 19 July 1953.
Skokholm (mostly notes on seabirds feeding). Field notebook.

1953             Box 9:91
20 July - 24 August 1953.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1953             Box 9:92
25 August - 4 October 1953.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1953             Box 9:93
4 - 12 October 1953.
Skokholm. Field notebook.

1954             Box 9:94
25 March - 28 April 1954. Skokholm.
29 April - 2 May 1954. Britain - several localities. Field notebook - very brief notes.

1954             Box 36:309
30 March - 29 April 1954. Skokholm.
3 May - 2 June 1954. Britain: various localities.
Notes on breeding mealworms, and on Lapwings. Mostly typed.
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b) Wheatears on Skokholm

1948             Box 12:135
April - July 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears: Breeding data.

1948             Box 10:98
13 March - 11 April 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:99
11 - 18 April 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:100
19 - 24 April 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:101
24 - 30 April  1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:102
1 - 12 May 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:103
12 - 18 May 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:104
18 May - 8 June 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:105
20 May - 1 June 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:106
2  - 30 June 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:107
8 June - 16 July 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:108
28 June - 12 July 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:109
13 - 16 July 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1948             Box 10:110
27 July - 1 October 1948.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 10:111
21 March - 12 April 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 10:112
28 March - 22 April 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:113
13 April - 13 May 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:114
14 April - 18 May 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:115
20 - 23 April 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:116
3 May - 15 July 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:117
14 - 26 May 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:118
19 May - 6 June 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:119
27 May - 3 June 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:120
27 May - 8 June 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:121
4 - 10 June 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:122
7 July - 29 September 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1949             Box 11:123
16 - 29 July 1949.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1950             Box 11:124
7 March - 17 May 1950.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1950             Box 11:125
29 March - 8 May 1950.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1950             Box 11:126
25 April - 28 May 1950.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1950             Box 11:127
9 May - 1 June 1950.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1950             Box 12:128
14 May - 25 June 1950.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1950             Box 12:129
28 May - 28 August 1950.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1950             Box 12:130
29 August - 1 October 1950.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.
 

1951                                        Box 12:131
19 March - 22 April 1951.
Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1953             Box 12:136
9 - 16 May 1953.
Skokholm: Wheatears: Nest temperature 1.

1953             Box 12:137
16 - 24 May 1953.
Skokholm: Wheatears: Nest temperature 2.

1953             Box 12:138
25 - 30 May 1953.
Skokholm: Wheatears: Nest temperature 3.

1953             Box 12:139
9 - 23 June 1953.
Skokholm: Wheatears: Nest temperature 4.
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c) Other localities
[see also under a)]

1947-48            Box 13:140
5 October - 14 December 1947. Pembrokeshire.
28 December 1947 - 15 January 1948. Britain: various localities.
Field notebook.

1948             Box 13:141
18 January - 10 March 1948.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1948             Box 13:142
17 July - 10 September 1948.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1948             Box 13:153
November 1948.
Britain: various localities: Malham Tarn, Yorks. (including Dippers, and typescript list of birds); Coln Rogers, Glos. Field notebook.

1948- 49            Box 13:143
24 October 1948 - 2 February 1949. Pembrokeshire.
17 - 30 April 1948. Notes on Puffin, probably by another hand. Field notebook.

1949             Box 13:144
12 February - 19 November 1949.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1949- 50            Box 13:145
26 November 1949 - 12 March 1950.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1950             Box 13:146
1950. Wheatears in Pembrokeshire.
Field notebook.

1950- 51            Box 13:147
20(?) October 1950 - 19 February 1951.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1951             Box 13:148
22 June - 24 October 1951.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1951             Box 13:149
25 October - 12 November 1951.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1951             Box 35:307
Dale, Pembrokeshire, Autumn 1951. Migration: tabulated data according to species
(from Field notebooks 148 & 149, Box 13), prefaced by lecture-notes and extracts
from literature.

1951             Box 13:154
9 - 21 October 1951. Netherlands. Field notebook.

1952             Box 13:150
January - February 1952.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1952             Box 13:151
22 October - 23 November 1952.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1953-             Box 13:152
12 October 1953 - 13 February 1954.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1954             Box 14:155
25 June - 4 July 1954.
Orkney. Field notebook.

1954             Box 14:156
25 June - 4 July 1954.
Orkney. A few notes, but mostly extracts from David Lack's
1942-43 Ibis Papers on Orkney.
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Diaries and Field Notebooks of RSPB Period, 1954-1975: a) Britain; b) Alderney;
c) Overseas Travel

a) Britain

1954             Box 14:157
 >After leaving Skokholm.= Britain: various localities.
Field notebook.

1955             Box 14:158
15 March - 4 December 1955. Britain: various localities. Diary.
7 - 31 August 1955. Bee-eaters: detailed observations of breeding in Sussex.

1955             Box 14:159
26 April - 5 May 1955.
Britain: various localities. Field notebook.

1955-61            Box 14:160
Records of birds seen: 20 Aug. - 7 Sept. 1955; 14 Jan. - 16 Sept. 1956; 20 Jan. 1957 - 7 Dec. 1958; 6 Feb. - 21 Nov. 1959; 24 Jan. - Nov. 1960; 14 Jan. - 1 July 1961.
Britain: various localities.

1956- 57            Box 14:161
January 1956 - November 1957.
Britain: various localities. Diary.

1956- 57            Box 14:162
A few sketches, dated 1956, 1957.

1958             Box 14:163
1 January - 21 May 1958. Britain: various localities.
29 March 1958, meeting re Red Kites, Carmarthen. Diary.

1958             Box 14:164
1 January - 21 May 1958. Britain: various localities.
Index to no.163.

1958             Box 14:165
12 April - 6 May 1958.
Avocets at Havergate. Field notebook.

1958             Box 14:166
June 1958. Avocets at Havergate. Field notebook.
Also an introductory page to >A pocketbook for bird protection=.

1958-59            Box 14:168
24 May 1958 - 4 June 1959. Britain: various localities.
Includes Ospreys at Loch Garten, with 2 newspaper cuttings. Diary.

1959- 60            Box 14:169
11 June 1959 - 31 January 1960.
Britain: various localities. Diary.

1960             Box 15:170
31 January - 24 September 1960.
Britain: various localities. Pembrokeshire. Diary.

1961             Box 15:171
9 January - 2 November 1961. Britain: various localities.
Includes Duke of Edinburgh in Minsmere 5 June 1961 (with photos); visit to
Red Kite sites in Wales. Diary.

1962             Box 15:172
23 January - 12 June 1962.
Britain: various localities. Pembrokeshire. Diary.

1962             Box 22:235
19 May - 1 July 1962.
Alphabetical list of plants seen at various sites: mainly Breckland (East Anglia),
Skomer (Wales), Orkney, Sandy (Cambridgeshire), Gloucestershire.

1962             Box 16:173
21 June - 12 October 1962. Britain: various localities, including Scotland (Orkney,
Handa), Minsmere, Brownsea Island (with suggestions for management), Havergate.
Diary.

1963-65            Box 16:174
26 January 1963 - 18 August 1965. Britain: various localities, including notes on visit to
Minsmere and Havergate by RSPB Research Committee.
Alderney, August 1965. Diary.

1966-67                    Box 16:175
Misc. notes 21 & 27 December 1966, 11 February 1967.
27 May - 5 August 1967. Britain: various localities, including Orkney.
15 - 16 August 1967. Alderney. Diary.
 

1968-69            Box 22:236
1968: 22 March - 8 April Libya; 12 - 17 April Alderney; 17 - 21 May Hungary (ICBP Conference); June - July Britain: various localities.
1969: 7 Feb., 15 March - comments re RSPB, etc. 2 - 7 April Alderney; 14 - 29 April Iran. Diaries. (Enclosed: Maps of Libya and Iran.)

1969             Box 22:237
17 May - 19 June 1969.
Britain: various localities, mainly Scotland. Diary.

1969             Box 18:197
2 - 10 August 1969. Cambridgeshire.
19 - 30 August 1969. Alderney. Field notebook.

1969-70            Box 18:198
30 August 1969 - 13 June 1970. Alderney: 30 August - 1 September 1969,
31 March - 5 April 1970. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia: 5 October 1969 - 3 January 1970,
11 April - 13 June 1970. Guernsey: 24 - 26 April. Netherlands: 5-7 June. Field notebook.

1970-71            Box 21:224
15 December 1970 - 6 March 1971. Britain: various localities, including Pembrokeshire.
7 - 17 April. Greece. Field notebook.

1971             Box 18:200
30 June - 20 August 1971. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Including Scotland: Cairngorms 30 June, Alderney 17 - 20 August. Field notebook.

1971             Box 18:202
30 August - 1 October 1971. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Including Alderney 30 August - 1 September, Italy (mainly Lucca) 23 - 26 September.
Field notebook.

1971-72            Box 16:176
16 October 1971 - 6 May 1972.
Britain: various localities, including Cambridgeshire and Pembrokeshire.
Field notebook.

1972             Box 16:177
24 June - 12 August 1972.
Britain: various localities, mainly Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.

1972             Box 16:178
10 September - 31 December 1972.
Britain: various localities, including Cambridgeshire, Pembrokeshire.
Field notebook.

1973             Box 16:179
9 September - 31 December 1973.
Britain: mostly Cambridgeshire. Diary/field notebook.

1974             Box 16:180
1 January - 21 July 1974.
Britain: mainly Cambridgeshire. Field notebook.

1974             Box 16:181
1 September - 31 December 1974.
Britain: including Cambridgeshire, Worcestershire. Diary/field notebook.

1975             Box 16:182
1 January - 27 April 1975.
Britain: including Cambridgeshire, Pembrokeshire. Diary/field notebook.

1975             Box 16:183
4 May - 27 July 1975.
Britain: including Cambridgeshire, Scotland, Shetland. Field notebook.

1975             Box 17:184
3 August - 21 December 1975.
Hayley Wood, Cambridgeshire. Field notebook.

1975             Box 17:185
25 - 26 April 1975.
Pembrokeshire. Field notebook.
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b) Alderney

[1963-65            Box 16:174
26 January 1963 - 18 August 1965. Britain: various localities, including notes on visit to
Minsmere and Havergate by RSPB Research Committee.
Alderney, August 1965. Diary.]

[1966-67            Box 16:175
Misc. notes 21 & 27 December 1966, 11 February 1967.
27 May - 5 August 1967. Britain: various localities, including Orkney.
15 - 16 August 1967. Alderney. Diary.]

[1968-69            Box 22:236
1968: 22 March - 8 April Libya; 12 - 17 April Alderney; 17 - 21 May Hungary (ICBP
Conference); June - July Britain: various localities.
1969: 7 Feb., 15 March - comments re RSPB, etc. 2 - 7 April  Alderney; 14 - 29 April Iran.
Diaries. (Enclosed: Maps of Libya and Iran.)]

[1969             Box 18:197
2 - 10 August 1969. Cambridgeshire.
19 - 30 August 1969. Alderney. Field notebook.]

[1969-70            Box 18:198
30 August 1969 - 13 June 1970. Alderney: 30 August - 1 September 1969,
31 March - 5 April 1970. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia: 5 October 1969 - 3 January 1970,
11 April - 13 June 1970. Guernsey: 24 - 26 April. Netherlands: 5 - 7 June. Field notebook.]

1970             Box 18:199
2 - 21 August 1970.
Alderney. Field notebook.

[1971             Box 18:200
30 June - 20 August 1971. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Including Scotland: Cairngorms 30 June, Alderney 17 - 20 August. Field notebook.]

1971             Box 18:201
21 - 29 August 1971.
Alderney. Field notebook.

[1971             Box 18:202
30 August - 1 October 1971. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Including Alderney 30 August - 1 September, Italy (mainly Lucca) 23 - 26 September.
Field notebook.]

1972             Box 18:203
12 - 14 May 1972. Rumania.
9 - 12 June 1972. Alderney. Field notebook.

1972             Box 18:204
16 - 24 August 1972.
Alderney. Diary/Field noteboook.

1972             Box 18:205
25 August - 5 September 1972.
Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.

1973             Box 18:206
18 - 22 May 1973.
Alderney. Field notebook.

1973             Box 18:207
23 - 25 May, 10 August - 1 September 1973.
Alderney. Field notebook.

1973             Box 18:208
21 - 26 November 1973.
Alderney. Field notebook.

1974             Box 18:209
6 - 10 June, 25 - 29 October 1974.
Alderney. Field notebook.

1975             Box 18:210
13 - 21 August 1975.
Alderney. Field notebook.

1975             Box 19:211
23 - 30 August 1975.
Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.
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c) Overseas Travel

1958             Box 14:167
19 - 21 May 1958.
Netherlands. Field notebook.

1962             Box 20:216
10 - 17 November 1962. France: Camargue.
18 - 24 November 1962. Spain: including Coto Donana. (Both with James Ferguson-Lees and Stanley Cramp.) Diary/Field notebook.

1964             Box 20:217
6 - 21 June 1964.
>A trip to the Danube delta, Rumania.= Diary.

1965             Box 20:218
30 April - 14 May 1965.
Southern Spain and Portugal - mostly Coto Donana. (With James Hancock
and Stanley Cramp.) Diary.

1966             Box 20:219
30 April - 3 May 1966.
Spain:  Coto Donana. Diary (stops mid-sentence). (Enclosed: typed lists
of birds seen, and card index notes on habitat.)

1966             Box 20:220
21 - 24 June 1966.
>Mountain habitats in Switzerland.= Description. (Enclosed: misc. items,
 e.g. map, postcards.)

[1968-69            Box 22:236
1968: 22 March - 8 April Libya; 12 - 17 April Alderney; 17 - 21 May Hungary (ICBP Conference); June - July Britain: various localities.
1969: 7 Feb., 15 March - comments re RSPB, etc. 2 - 7 April Alderney; 14 - 29 April Iran.
Diaries. (Enclosed: Maps of Libya and Iran.)]

[1969-70            Box 18:198
30 August 1969 - 13 June 1970. Alderney: 30 August - 1 September 1969,
31 March - 5 April 1970. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia: 5 October 1969 - 3 January 1970,
11 April - 13 June 1970. Guernsey: 24 - 26 April. Netherlands: 5 - 7 June. Field notebook.]

1970             Box 21:221
November - December 1970.
Kenya (1): 6 - 15 November. Diary/Field notebook.

1970             Box 21:222
November - December 1970.
Kenya (2): 16 - 27 November. Diary/Field notebook.

1970             Box 21:223
November - December 1970.
Kenya (3): 28 November - 2 December. Diary/Field notebook.

[1970-71            Box 21:224
15 December 1970 - 6 March 1971. Britain: various localities, including Pembrokeshire.
7 - 17 April 1971. Greece. Field notebook.]

[1971             Box 18:202
30 August - 1 October 1971. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Including Alderney 30 August - 1 September, Italy (mainly Lucca) 23 - 26 September.
Field notebook.]

[1972             Box 18:203
12 - 14 May 1972. Rumania.
9 - 12 June 1972. Alderney. Field notebook.]
 

Diaries and Field Notebooks of Retirement Period, 1976-1993: a) Britain; b) Alderney;
c) Overseas Travel
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a) Britain

1976             Box 17:186
1 January (>first day unemployed=) - 14 March 1976.
Cambridgeshire. Field notebook.

1976             Box 17:187
20 March - 8 June 1976.
Cambridgeshire, North Wales. Field notebook.

1976                      Box 17:188
1 June - 17 September 1976.
Britain: various localities, including Cambridgeshire. Field notebook.

1976             Box 17:189
19 September - 30 November 1976.
Cambridgeshire. Field notebook.

1977             Box 17:190
2 May - 31 December 1977.
Cambridgeshire. Field notebook.

1978             Box 17:191
1 January - 9 August 1978.
Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary/Field notebook.

1978             Box 17:192
16 August - 19 December 1978.
Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Field notebook.

1978             Box 17:193
18 May - 1 June 1978.
Skokholm and Pembrokeshire. Diary/Field notebook.

1978             Box 17:194
22 - 25 May 1978.
Skokholm, especially Wheatears. Field notebook.

1978 et seq.           Box 26:275
Assorted bird notes (under species) late 1970s to early 1980s.
Various localities including Cambridgeshire, Mallorca, but mostly Alderney
(chiefly Carrion Crows, and behaviour of Warblers). Write-up.

1979             Box 17:195
10 March - 1 December 1979.
Cambridgeshire. Field notebook.

1979             Box 17:196
5 - 11 April 1979. East Anglia.
22 April - 4 May 1979. Skokholm: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1980             Box 23:241
29 May - 18 December 1980.
Hayley Wood, Cambridgeshire. Diary/Field notebook.

1980             Box 26:276
7 - 14 June 1980.
Skokholm. Diary/Field notebook.

1981             Box 23:242
1 January - 9 May 1981. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 28 April - 1 May Pembrokeshire. Diary/Field notebook.

1981             Box 26:277
29 May - 6 June 1981.
Skokholm. Diary/Field notebook.

1981             Box 23:243
15 May - 26 December 1981.
Cambridgeshire. Diary.

1981-82            Box 24:255
Alphabetical records of plants, Cambridgeshire, squares TL35S and 35T,
1981-82, with dates and locations.

1981- 82            Box 24:256
Alphabetical records of plants, Cambridgeshire, squares TL35X and 35Y,
1981-82, with dates and locations.

1981-82            Box 24:257
Alphabetical records of plants, Cambridgeshire, squares TL47E and 47J,
1981-82 (+1984), with dates and locations.

(1973) 1981-90           Box 24:258
1973, 1981-90. Hayley Wood, Cambridgeshire.
Field notebook, bird lists, some plants.

1982             Box 23:244
3 January - 4 November 1982. Britain: mostly Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 15 - 17 February Pembrokeshire. Diary/Field notebook.

1982             Box 26:278
22 - 29 May 1982.
Skokholm. Diary/Field notebook.

1982-87            Box 24:259
Butterfly and Dragonfly records in Cambridgeshire.

1983             Box 23:245
5 January - 29 May 1983.
Britain: including Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary/Field notebook.

1983             Box 26:279
11 - 17 June 1983.
Skokholm. Wheatears. Field notebook.

1983             Box 23:246
27 September - 7 October 1983.
Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary.

1984             Box 23:247
8 January - 27 June 1984.
Britain: Cambridgeshire, East Anglia, and other localities. Diary.

1984             Box 23:248
16 June 1984. Skokholm.
5 July - 24 September 1984. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary.

1984             Box 26:280
16 - 23 June 1984.
Skokholm (mainly Wheatears). Diary/Field notebook.

1984-85            Box 23:249
4 October 1984 - 31 December 1985. Britain: mostly Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 10 - 17 June Italy (mainly Lake Commachio). Diary.

1986             Box 23:250
8 January - 5 February 1986.
Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary/Field notebook.

1986-87            Box 26:282
6 January - 26 October 1986. Britain: various localities, mainly Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 1 - 12 May, 16 August - 4 September Alderney.
10 - 23 February 1987 Spain (south, mainly Nerja). Diary/Field notebook.

1987             Box 24:251
6 April - 20 December 1987. Cambridgeshire.
Includes 30 April - 10 May Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.

1988             Box 25:272
3 - 16 May 1988. Alderney.
26 May - 2 October 1988. Cambridgeshire. Diary.

1988             Box 25:273
19 August - 9 September 1988. Alderney.
7 October - 14 November 1988. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary/Field notebook.

1988-89            Box 24:252
15 December 1988 - 12 May 1989. Cambridgeshire.
17 - 30 May 1989. Alderney (duplicate of 26:283). Diary/Field notebook (partly retyped).

1989             Box 25:274
22 June - 24 August 1989. Cambridgeshire. 24 August - 10 September 1989. Alderney.
15 September 1989. Scotland (East Lothian).
25 September - 24 November 1989. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary/Field notebook.

1990             Box 27:290
18 - 26 January 1990. India.
7 March - 2 June 1990. Britain: various localities, mainly Cambridgeshire,
East Anglia. Diary.

1990             Box 27:291
8 - 20 June, 24 August - 13 September 1990. Alderney.
12 August, 21 September - 17 November 1990. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary.

1990-91            Box 24:253
21 November - 31 December 1990, 17 August - 5 September 1991.
Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
9 - 11 September 1991. Alderney. Diary.

1990-91            Box 27:292
21 November - 31 December 1990. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
28 January - 11 February 1991. Texas. 22 March - 19 May 1991. Cambridgeshire,
East Anglia. 20 May - 1 June 1991. Alderney. Diary.

1991             Box 24:260
March - April 1991.
Plant lists, Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.

1991             Box 24:254
5 June - 28 December 1991. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 12 - 16 September Alderney, 17 September France (Goury etc.).
Diary/Field notebook write-up.

1992             Box 27:293
3 - 20 January 1992. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
28 January - 19 February 1992. Spain (south, mainly Nerja). Diary.
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b) Alderney

1977             Box 19:212
9 - 19 August 1977.
Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.

1978             Box 19:213
25 August - 9 September 1978.
Alderney, mainly Wheatears. Field notebook.

1978-79            Box 19:214
28 August - 8 September 1978, 17 - 29 August 1979.
Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.
(Enclosed: notes on Wilson=s Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor in Alderney.)

[1978 et seq.           Box 26:275
Assorted bird notes (under species) late 1970s to early 1980s.
Various localities including Cambridgeshire, Mallorca, but mostly Alderney
(chiefly Carrion Crows, and behaviour of Warblers). Write-up.]

1979             Box 19:215
17 August - 4 September 1979.
Alderney: Wheatears. Field notebook.

1980             Box 25:261
20 August - 5 September 1980.
Alderney. Wheatears. Diary/Field notebook.

1980             Box 25:262
6 - 14 September 1980.
Alderney. Wheatears. Diary/Field notebook.

1980-81            Box 25:263
27 March - 12 April, 19 - 23 August 1980. Alderney.
1 - 10 September 1981. Alderney. Wheatears. Diary/Field notebook.

1981             Box 25:264
11 - 21 September 1981.
Alderney. Wheatears. Diary/Field notebook.

1982             Box 25:265
24 August - 3 September 1982.
Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.

1982             Box 25:266
4 - 14 September 1982.
Alderney. Field notebook.
 

1983             Box 25:267
20 April - 4 May 1983.
Alderney. Wheatears. Field notebook.

1983             Box 25:268
18 August - 5 September 1983.
Alderney. Wheatears. Field notebook.

1984             Box 25:269
24 April - 7 May 1984.
Alderney. Wheatears. Field notebook.

1984             Box 25:270
26 July - 11 August 1984. Alderney.
(Includes meeting with States of Alderney re conservation.) Diary/Field notebook.

1985             Box 26:281
3 - 14 May, 18 August - 7 September 1985.
Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.

[1986-87            Box 26:282
6 January - 26 October 1986. Britain: various localities, mainly Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 1 - 12 May, 16 August - 4 September Alderney.
10 - 23 February 1987 Spain (south, mainly Nerja). Diary/Field notebook.]

[1987             Box 24:251
6 April - 20 December 1987. Cambridgeshire.
Includes 30 April - 10 May Alderney. Diary/Field notebook.]

1987             Box 25:271
21 August - 11 September 1987.
Alderney. Diary.

[1988             Box 25:272
3 - 16 May 1988. Alderney.
26 May - 2 October 1988. Cambridgeshire. Diary.]

[1988             Box 25:273
19 August - 9 September 1988. Alderney.
7 October - 14 November 1988. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary/Field notebook.]

[1988-89            Box 24:252
15 December 1988 - 12 May 1989. Cambridgeshire.
17 - 30 May 1989. Alderney (duplicate of 26:283). Diary/Field notebook (partly retyped).]

1989             Box 26:283
17 - 29 May 1989.
Alderney. Diary/Field notebook. (Carried into 24:252.)

[1989             Box 25:274
22 June - 24 August 1989. Cambridgeshire. 24 August - 10 September 1989. Alderney.
15 September 1989. Scotland (East Lothian).
25 September - 24 November 1989. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary/Field notebook.]

[1990             Box 27:291
8 - 20 June, 24 August - 13 September 1990. Alderney.
12 August, 21 September - 17 November 1990. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia. Diary.]

[1990-91            Box 24:253
21 November - 31 December 1990, 17 August - 5 September 1991.
Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
9 - 11 September 1991. Alderney. Diary.]

[1990-91            Box 27:292
21 November - 31 December 1990. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
28 January - 11 February 1991. Texas. 22 March - 19 May 1991. Cambridgeshire,
East Anglia. 20 May - 1 June 1991. Alderney. Diary.]

[1991             Box 24:254
5 June - 28 December 1991. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 12 - 16 September Alderney, 17 September France (Goury etc.).
Diary/Field notebook write-up.]
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c) Overseas Travel

1976             Box 21:225
April 1976.
Greece (1): 6 - 16 April. Field notebook.

1976             Box 21:226
April 1976.
Greece (2): 16 - 20 April. Field notebook.

1976-77            Box 21:227
December 1976 - February 1977.
Pakistan (1): 8 - 30 December. Diary/Field notebook.

1976-77            Box 21:228
December 1976 - February 1977.
Pakistan (2): 4 - 24 January. Diary/Field notebook.
 

1976-77            Box 21:229
December 1976 - February 1977.
Pakistan (3): 28 January - 18 February. Diary.

1977             Box 21:230
14 - 25 October 1977.
India. Diary/ Field notebook.

1977             Box 21:231
25 - 30 October 1977.
Kashmir. Diary/Field notebook.

1978             Box 21:232
January - February 1978.
Pakistan (1): 16 January - 9 February. Diary.

1978             Box 21:233
January - February 1978.
Pakistan (2): 9 - 17 February. Diary.

1978             Box 21:234
20 November - 17 December 1978.
Pakistan. Diary. (Enclosed: descriptive letter home.)

[1978 et seq.           Box 26:275
Assorted bird notes (under species) late 1970s to early 1980s.
Various localities including Cambridgeshire, Mallorca, but mostly Alderney
(chiefly Carrion Crows, and behaviour of Warblers). Write-up.]

1979             Box 22:238
8 January - 5 March 1979.
Jordan. Diary.

1980             Box 27:284
9 January - 6 February 1980.
Pakistan. Diary.

1981             Box 27:285
15 January - 13 February 1981. Pakistan.
Diary/Field notebook. (Enclosed: Bird lists and newspaper cuttings.)

1981             Box 27:286
April 1981
Jordan (1): 3 - 10 April.
Diary/Field notebook. (Enclosed: Bird list.)

1981             Box 27:287
April 1981.
Jordan (2): 11 - 17 April.
Diary/Field notebook.

1982             Box 27:288
10 March - 7 April 1982.
Mallorca. Diary.

1984             Box 27:289
14 - 30 January 1984.
Spain (Andalucia). Diary.

[1984-85            Box 23:249
4 October 1984 - 31 December 1985. Britain: mostly Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 10 - 17 June Italy (mainly Lake Commachio). Diary.]

[1986-87            Box 26:282
6 January - 26 October 1986. Britain: various localities, mainly Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
Includes 1 - 12 May, 16 August - 4 September Alderney.
10 - 23 February 1987 Spain (south, mainly Nerja). Diary/Field notebook.]

[1990             Box 27:290
18 - 26 January 1990. India.
7 March - 2 June 1990. Britain: various localities, mainly Cambridgeshire,
East Anglia. Diary.]

[1990-91            Box 27:292
21 November - 31 December 1990. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
28 January - 11 February 1991. Texas. 22 March - 19 May 1991. Cambridgeshire,
East Anglia. 20 May - 1 June 1991. Alderney. Diary.]

[1992             Box 27:293
3 - 20 January 1992. Cambridgeshire, East Anglia.
28 January - 19 February 1992. Spain (south, mainly Nerja). Diary.]
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Indexes, and miscellaneous undated items

Index to Diaries of Skokholm period.       Box 28:294
Birds (1): Grebes to Auks.

Index to Diaries of Skokholm period.       Box 28:295
Birds (2): Pigeons to Passerines.

Index to Diaries of Skokholm period.       Box 29:296
Flora (1): Ranunculaceae to Campanulaceae.

Index to Diaries of Skokholm period.       Box 29:297
Flora (2): Ericaceae to Polypodiaceae.

Index to Diaries of Skokholm period.       Box 30:298
Terrestrial animals and insects.

Index to Diaries of Skokholm period.       Box 30:299
Marine animals.

Index to Diaries of Skokholm period.       Box 31:300
Localities and habitats.

Skokholm. Notes and extracts from literature.              Box 31:301

Index to Wheatear Diaries (Skokholm).       Box 32:302

Wheatears. Notes and extracts from literature (1): mainly     Box 33:303
distribution, environment, migration.

Wheatears. Notes and extracts from literature (2): biology     Box 33:304
and behaviour.

The Wheatear. Preliminary draft of book (n.d., perhaps 1950s-60s).  Box 34:305

Index of birds and plants 1955 and 1956.       Box 35:306
(Diary/Field notebooks 158 and 161, Box 14.)

Index to Diaries c.1978 - December 1991.       Box 36:308

Miscellaneous extracts from literature. Perhaps compiled    Box 22:239
in 1960s, perhaps much later (includes some writing by small child).

A survey of the birds of the Caledonian forests.= No date, perhaps  Box 22:240
1960s. General description.

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