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The Beaufort Wind Scale with Accompanying Sea State Codes 2  
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Year

Size

Medium

Comment

1998

60cm x 42.5cm

Acrylic Paint with Salt on Paper. Framed

Admiral Sir Francis Beaufort constructed his scale for relating wind forces to sea states in 1805 and in 1830 it was adopted by the Admiralty as a Standard tool for use in the British Navy.