Dalton's Meteorologist

Made:
1854 in Manchester urban district

Print. Dalton's Meteorologist. This table arranged by Bennet Woodcroft, exhibits at one view the mean monthly state of the rain gauge the barometer and the thermometer at Manchester, from data kept for upwards of twenty years and tables formed by the late Dr John Dalton / by J.R. Jobbins; published by Joseph Thompson, Market St., Manchester, Nov 1st 1854. - Engraving, coloured, with gilt; 36.5x47cm. - Imitation gilt frame border contains roundel at top centre with portrait of Dalton holding [weather?] glass. - Small agricultural activity scenes sketched at base of each monthly analysis

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1985-797
type:
weather forecasting
credit:
Bennet Woodcroft Bequest
status:
Permanent collection

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