The Hawfinch is included in Professor Ansted's list, and by him marked as occurring only in Guernsey.
"Birds of Guernsey (1879)" by Cecil Smith
If so, we might look them over for a Hawfinch's nest about May 10th.
"Life of Frederick Courtenay Selous, D.S.O." by J.G. Millais
In February, 1893, a hen hawfinch was shown me.
"In a Cheshire Garden" by Geoffrey Egerton-Warburton
The bullfinch and the hawfinch are rare.
"Birds in London" by W. H. Hudson