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Weather enthusiasts would have been interested in one of those cased barographs which seem to be getting rarer every year, one by T B Winter of Newcastle on Tyne made pounds 410 and, possibly to go with it, a George III figured mahogany stick barometer signed 'Northen, Hull', made pounds 1,100.
The desire to predict the weather has led to many inventions including barometers, thermometers, barographs and anemometers.