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Weather thermometer. This is a grass minimum thermometer, being used to measure the temperature ranges on ground covered in grass. The design of the thermometer ensures that it maintains a record of the lowest temperature reached over a period of time. This equipment is being operated by the Met Office, the UK's national weather monitoring and forecasting service. Photographed at Mayflower Park, Southampton, UK. This weather station operated from 1855 to 2000.
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