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of the water to a second rate man 1st of September last, was 1.845
30.02 inch. After the table of the friction
29.35 of water at the mean depth of 6 feet, Col. B. observes;
Thermometer. these experiments, it is evident
79° that the resistance a body meets Least height with when moving in water con Rain (in 16 days) 1.74 inches. sists of three parts--the head re The Thermometer was the sistance, the minus pressure, and highest on the 24th of the month the friction."
and lowest on the 11th.
The results from the 27th of The results of Col. Beaufor's August to the 25th of Septemmagnetical observations for Au ber inclusive were as follow. gust, 1815, are the following: Winds light and variable. Morning
24° 16' 01"
29-46 Mean of the three 24 19 30 Mean of the period 29.892 Mean for July 24 20 26
Greatest height 79° According to these observa Least
31 : tions, therefore, the declination Mean of the period 57 of the needle has diminished 56"
Rain 0:57 inche during the month of August. The greatest beight of the
Thermometer took place on the
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