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Beafort's Wind Scale and The Board of Trade

    Naturevolume 6pages493494 (1872) | Download Citation



    THE Board of Trade have recently issued instructions to Receivers of Wreck and Officers of Coastguard, with reference to Beaufort's Wind Scale, so that one, uniform construction should, as far as possible, be placed l upon the wind scale by them. In the Circular the foliow- I ing passage occurs:—

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