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Surprised that previous letter went astray (see CLP/5/31) and sends this letter with the remaining observations for December 1724 - provides date, time, barometric and hygroscopic readings, temperature and wind direction.

Subject: Meteorology

Written by Huxham in Plymouth [England].

Reference number
CLP/5/41
Earliest possible date
02 February 1725
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Huxham

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John Huxham, Letter, regarding meteorological observations for December 1724 from John Huxham to James Jurin, 02 February 1725, CLP/5/41, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/clp_5_41/letter-regarding-meteorological-observations-for-december-1724-from-john-huxham-to-james-jurin, accessed on 23 July 2024

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