Record

Reference numberCLP/4i/34
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'Observations on winds' by John Aubrey
Date14 December 1671
5 February 1673
DescriptionJohn Aubrey presented some observations on winds, the direction of wind and how to measure these, which he had executed in the 1650s and 60s. William Brouncker wrote his comments down in the document in 1673. He came up with a device to measure wind, drawn in the document.

Discuss power of wind, including the blowing down of hundreds of oak trees.

Subject: Meteorology
LanguageEnglish
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCLP/4i/34/1
CLP/4i/34/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8372Aubrey; John (1626 - 1697); Antiquary1626 - 1697
NA3503Brouncker; William (c 1620 - 1684); 2nd Viscount Brounckerc 1620 - 1684
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