Clouds

Bruce Castle Museum & Park

Reminisence Cafe @ Bruce Castle Museum

Tuesday, 18 June 2013 - 2:45am

Reminisence Cafe @ Bruce Castle Museum, lead by Christine Protz, this months title is "Whatever The Weather" 2-4pm. A chance to hear about our older residents memories of the Moselle`s mis-...

Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Clouds, Events, Flooding, Heavy Rain, Local History, Songs, River Safety, Watery Street Names

Portrait of Luke Howard

Luke Howard - 'Weatherbrain'

"Luke Howard was born November 28th, 1772 in London. Howard was never a trained meteorologist or scientist, but he was a real weather enthusiast with a lifelong interest in meteorology. For more...

Clouds, Howard Family, John Constable, Local History, Luke Howard, Meteorology, Scotland Green

Cumulus Clouds by Luke Howard - Courtesy: Royal Meteorological Society

Luke Howard and Cloud Names

"In December 1802, a pharmacist called Luke Howard presented his paper, "On the modification of clouds" ('modification' meaning 'classification'), and in it proposed some of the cloud names we...

Bruce Grove, Clouds, Howard Family, John Constable, Local History, Luke Howard, Meteorology, Science

Luke Howard - "namer of clouds". English Heritage Blue plaque on the building at 7 Bruce Grove, Tottenham, London N17 - By Acabashi licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported

Luke Howard on Wikipedia

Luke Howard lived at 7 Bruce Grove, Tottenham N17

"Luke Howard has been called "the father of meteorology" because of his comprehensive recordings of weather in the London area from 1801 to...

Bruce Grove, Clouds, Howard Family, John Constable, Local History, Luke Howard, Meteorology, Science

Drawing of the clouds from Luke Howard's Sketch Book

Luke Howard: 'The Godfather of Clouds'

"The story of Luke Howard, a very special person who loved and named clouds."

"I have been involved with clouds in a serious professional way for six decades. As seen in the bio profile,...

Bruce Grove, Clouds, Howard Family, John Constable, Local History, Luke Howard, Meteorology, Quakers, Science