Meteorological volume of Ronald Osborne (fl. 1939-1942), meteorologist,1939-1942

Scope and Content

The volume contains tables and graphs of meteorological statistics for Lincoln, 1939-1940,including humidity, barometer readings, sunshine hours, rainfall and other weather observations.These statistics are accompanied by newspaper cuttings about severe weather conditions around theworld during the period covered by the volume. There are two cuttings about the weather in Lincoln,England. 1939-1942 (MS 696).

Administrative / Biographical History

No details about Ronald Osborne are as yet known provided at the time of acquisition suggeststhat he worked for the Meteorological Office in Lincoln.


No archival arrangement has been necessary.

Access Information

ACCESS: Accessible to all registered readers.


Other Finding Aids

This description is the only finding aid available for the volume. Copyright in thedescription belongs to The University of Nottingham.

Conditions Governing Use

REPROGRAPHIC: Reprographic copies can be supplied for educational use and private study purposesonly, depending on access status and the condition of the documents.

COPYRIGHT: Permission to make published use of any material from this volume must be sought inadvance in writing from the Keeper of the Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections (email The Department willtry to assist in identifying copyright owners but this can be difficult and the responsibility forcopyright clearance before publication ultimately rests with the person wishing to publish.

Custodial History

The volume was given to The University of Nottingham's Department of Manuscripts and SpecialCollections in July 1999.