Aluminium tape used for Recording Rainfall, 1958

Made:
1958 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

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Spool of aluminium rainfall record tape, unsigned, United Kingdom, dated 29 September 1958. This relates to analysis of the size of raindrops in clouds as measured from aircraft.

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1997-934
Materials:
aluminium (metal) and paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
tape: 25 mm 22 mm, .005kg
type:
rainfall record
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • record - document
  • meteorological record
credit:
Cornford, Stan G