At 3.45pm that afternoon another pair were on the nest.
The female white TR and her unringed mate, the pair that successfully raised two chicks from this nest last year were back and had taken over their nest.
The app comes preloaded with Livermore California's Centennial Light Bulbcam, which shows an incandescent bulb that has been burning for over 110 years.
On the continent, the robin is an extremely shy bird, but here in Ireland it is extremely tame, regularly following the gardener as he or she goes about their daily chores in the garden.
They are even known to land on your hand and accept a food offering! Originally, robins would have followed foraging animals, e.g.
Another story tells of a robin fanning a fire to keep it alight for the baby Jesus and in doing so it singed his breast.
Yet another, tells of a robin mopping up the blood spilt by the fleeing Jesus as he escapes from pursuing soldiers, thereby concealing the escape.
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