Aluminium tape used for Recording Rainfall, 1960

Made:
1960 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Two spools of aluminium rainfall record tape, unsigned, United Kingdom, dated 12 April 1960. This relates to analysis of the size of raindrops in clouds as measured from aircraft.

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1997-936
Materials:
aluminium (metal) and paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
each tape: 25 mm 30 mm, .03kg
type:
rainfall record
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • record - document
  • meteorological record
credit:
Cornford, Stan G