Name Index


Thirty-Seventh Report (Third Series) of the
Committee on the Climate of Devon

Trans. Devon Assoc., vol. 51, (1919), pp. 134- 151.


R. Hansford Worth (Ed.)

Prepared by Michael Steer

The report was read at the Association’s July 23rd, 1919 Tiverton meeting. The Committee recorded the death of Maj-Gen. E.H. Holley, R.A., J.P. of Okehampton.  This report extract provides (a) names of the Climate Committee members, (b) a comprehensive list of the Stations at which readings were taken, and (c) the names of the observers. The report extract is from a copy of a rare and much sought-after journal that can be downloaded from the Internet Archive. Google has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. These books, on which copyright has expired, are available for free educational and research use, both as individual books and as full collections to aid researchers.
Committee Purpose: To collect and tabulate trustworthy and comparable observations on the climate of Devon.

Committee Members (Page 134)
Mr. J. S. Amery,
Sir Alfred W. Croft,
Mr. R. Hansford Worth (Secretary)

Observers and Stations (Pages 84-85)

Stations Observers
Amery, J.S. Ashburton (Druid) 137
Berran, Charles Berry Pomeroy 138
Chapman, S.C. Torquay 138
Chichester, Miss Arlington Court 137
Chichester, Miss Woolacombe 138
Coombes, John E. Exeter 137
Croft, Sir Alfred W. Bere Alston 137
Day, Fred South Molton 137
Doe, George M. Torrington 138
Foster, Murray T. Cullompton 137
Frost, L. Holne 137
Greaves, Haslehust Barnstaple 137
Grover, C. Rousdon 137
Hansford, R.W Woolacombe (North Devon) 138
Howarth, Frank Cowsic Valley 137
Howarth, Frank Devil’s Tor 137
Howarth, Frank Plymouth 137
Howarth, Frank Roborough 137
Hutton, Samuel Exmouth 137
Joll, Major H.H. Huccaby 137
Kingwell, Miss C.M. South Brent 137
Lake, C.W. Teignmouth 137
Latham, Mr C.W. South Brent 137
March, Frederick Torquay 137
Mead-Briggs T.H. Lynmouth 137
Melhuish, Rev G,D. Ashwater (Rectory) 137
Monk, W.J. Tavistock 137
Peek, Lady Rousdon 137
Pope, Miss M. Coplestone House 137
Prigg, H. Victor Plymouth 137
Prouse, O. Ilfracombe 137
Rossiter, G. Teignmouth 137
Shrimpton, H.W. Princeton 137
Radford, Miss Constance M. Sidmouth 137
Verwell, H.B. Thornworthy 137
Woolcombe, Rev. A.A. Leusdon 137