The bird was not wearing jesses which would indicate a falconer's escape.
I could see no jesses on it as it vanished into the trees near Church Farm.
Or she may have jesses or leash attached which could spell a death sentence for her.
At Laon and Amiens there are sculptured Jesses over the central west doorways of the cathedrals.
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