Dollond, George, 1774 - 1852 (maker of optical and scientific instruments)
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Papers on meteorology, 1829 - 1848
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/701
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding, chiefly, meteorological instruments and experiments, with related papers. The volume includes illustrations and a description of G. Dollond's weather instrument for measuring wind, rain, humidity and temperature; material on J.T. Goddard's improved anenometer; instructions for fixing the standard barometer; a piece from the 'Nautical Magazine' on an aneroid barometer; 'Lawson's meteorological thermometer stand'; discussions with J.D. Forbes on one year's...
Dates: 1829 - 1848
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