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Which British admiral and hydrographer created a standard scale in 1805 by which naval officers could report wind speed?

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Which Irish born British admiral and hydrographer created a standard scale in 1805 by which naval officers could report wind speed?

posted Aug 6, 2019 by Anuradha Tabyal

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The scale was created in 1806 by Sir Francis Beaufort, an Irish-born British admiral and hydrographer.

answer Aug 20, 2019 by Ananya Saha
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