Reference numberCLP/4i/40/1
TitleManuscript, 'On a certain rainbow' by Dr Rolfe
Date[c17th Century]
DescriptionRolfe describes the appearance of three rainbows and the Sun on Wednesday 2 July around 6am at Cranbrooke in Kent [England]. Includes a diagram in the text of the meteorological phenomena described by Rolfe.

The observation is likely to be related to a similar phenomenon observed by William Hodder and described in the minutes of the Dublin Philosophical Society on 14 April 1684.

Subject: Meteorology
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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