Reference numberCLP/5/19
TitlePaper, regarding weather observations from Leiden, Delft [Netherlands] and Rheinsberg [Germany] for 1715 to 1723 by Nicolaus Cruquius
DescriptionThe paper consists of two tables: one gives barometric, thermometric and hygrometric readings; the other is a diagrammatic graph for 1723.

Subject: Meteorology

Read to the Royal Society on 6 February 1723

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observationes accuratœ captœ, anno xvij = xxiij lugduni batavorum, delphis bataviæ, & in pago rhenoburgo. Circa mediam barometri altitudinem, mediam thermometri elevationem, tum & hygrometri varietatem mediam, circa copiam pluviæ, roris, nivis, grandinisque, simul and circa copiam aquæ quæ exhalavit, & altitudinem putealis aquæ in puteo, unde nibil aquæ exhaustum fuit toto anni decursu, de variatione horologii portatilis singulis mensibus, ut certa hœc experimenta servire queant contemplator'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1724.0003
Related records in the catalogueRBO/11/127
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2702Cruquius; Nicolaus (1678 - 1754)1678 - 1754
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