Reference numberL&P/7/152
TitleLetter, 'Of the great frost at Glasgow, January 1780' from Patrick Wilson to Nevil Maskelyne
Date28 May 1780
DescriptionSubject: Meteorology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a most extraordinary degree of cold at Glasgow in January last; together with some new experiments and observations on the comparative temperature of hoar-frost and the air near to it, made at the MacFarlane Observatory belonging to the college. In a letter from Patrick Wilson, M.A. to the Rev. Nevil Maskelyne, D.D. F.R.S. and Astronomer Royal'

Read 20 April 1780
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI:10.1098/rstl.1780.0026
Related records in the catalogueL&P/7/153
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5553Maskelyne; Nevil (1732 - 1811)1732 - 1811
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