Reference numberCLP/5/12
TitlePaper, diary of the weather from Coventry in 1707 by Henry Beighton
DescriptionFrom 29 June 1707 to January 1708
Records the height of the mercury in the barometer, the temperature, 'the quarters and strength of the winds', the overall weather eg 'sunny' 'cloudy'
Read to the Royal Society on 25 March 1731
Subject: Meteorology
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7336Beighton; Henry (- 1743) - 1743
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView