Computer tapes used for recording rainfall, 1955-1965

Made:
1955-1965 in United Kingdom

Three reels of paper-punched computer tape, of rainfall records, unsigned, United Kingdom, 1955-1965. These relate to analysis of the size of raindrops in clouds as measured from aircraft.

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1997-938
Materials:
paper (fibre product) and plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
each of two tapes: 17 mm 35 mm,
one tape: 17 mm 65 mm,
overall weight: .045kg
type:
rainfall record
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • record - document
  • meteorological record
credit:
Cornford, Stan G