Monday, 25 March 2019

25


1769
Thick weather
( Sown the lower outbreaks of Inglea 
Thomas Balfour came to Stove & Stayed all Night )
NW


2019
little wind and some sun in morning then overcast
NW
W


Sunday, 24 March 2019

24


1769
A very good day
( mucking to Inglea wt the Tummel therof )
W


2019
 all day a squally gale with bright intervals
NW


Saturday, 23 March 2019

23


1769
Sheurs of Rain & gale of wd
( put 3 other Cassies bear to the Miln
had 2 men att the dyke at Smornie )
W


2019
Gale all day with squalls in the morning
& afternoon sun
W


Friday, 22 March 2019

22


1769
A very good day
( mucking upon the Horses as the day before & put 
3 Cassies to the Miln & set her grinding some )
Rain att Night
SW


2019
Gale all day with dark sky & showers 
bright in the afternoon
WSW
W


Thursday, 21 March 2019

21


1769
A fine day
( went for Eda allong wt Broughs Sloop 
wt my wife in our way to Stove came there about 
2 Brough along wt us he returned to Eda after Tea
my Horses carting Ware at Quoyness ) 


2019
a fine calm day with sunshine & clouds
WNW
S


Wednesday, 20 March 2019

20


Equinox
1769
A fine morning about 8 smal Rain wd SW 
att 9 a hard gale of wd at N NW wt Rain
( heard first of the Douglas having gained his Cause )


Equinox
2019
  windy with bright spells in morning
increasing wind & light rain in afternoon
NW
S
SW



Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Sun 19


1769
a very good forenoon Rain att night
S


2019
very overcast & windy throughout day 
increasing to strong by evening
SSW
W


Monday, 18 March 2019

18


1769
less wind but Rain & variable wd @
SW


2019
Very still & fine day
S


Sunday, 17 March 2019

17


1769
Such weather as above all day wt wd @
NW


2019
fine bright day very windy
N
NNW


Saturday, 16 March 2019

16


1769
A hard gale of wd all day wind variable wt Sheurs
of Rain mostly @
NW
NNW


2019
 calm and cloudy all day
WSW
N


Friday, 15 March 2019

15


1769
A hard gale of wd all day wt Sheurs of Rain
soft weather in the evening but a bad Sky
W


2019
windy with Rain in the morning & bright afternoon
calmer misty evening
W




Thursday, 14 March 2019

14


1769
less wind & dry but so much as 
we could not get  to Sanday
( re:d to Cleat gave Brough my Memr:l & 
took from him 30 deals @ 10 pr pr is 1£ 3 Sh )
S


2019
A  fine bright day occasional heavy showers
NW
W


Wednesday, 13 March 2019

13


1769
A gale of wd wt thick weather
( my Wife & me wt to Noltland before Dinner
there all night )
Rain
SSE


2019
wind eased overnight 
a fine bright day
NW



Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Sund 12


1769
much wind wt some sheurs
( Mr Balfour wt home )
SE


Bright day with much wind becoming 
gale force for a while in the afternoon
SW
S


Monday, 11 March 2019

11


1769
Such weather as the day befor 
with some sheurs of Rain
SE


2019
fine & bright with cold wind
W


Sunday, 10 March 2019

10


1769
A hard gale of wd all day
( Brough began to Sow Oats at Cleat )
SE


2019
light snow on the ground in the morning
a fair day mostly cloudy but very still
SW
E


Saturday, 9 March 2019

9


1769
a hard gale of wind all day
( I think my Horses mucking upon the Lower land )
SW


2019
  overnight gale & throughout day with 
some rain then calmer by evening
W
WNW


Friday, 8 March 2019

8


1769
A fine dry morning
( went to Westra for my Wife )
S


2019
overcast and cold morning
then rain at midday and wind increasing slightly
bright evening
NW
WSW
S



Thursday, 7 March 2019

7


1769
A fine dry day
( Sown the 8 head rigs of Inglea )


2019
bright & cold with gale all day
easing by the evening
NNE
N

Wednesday, 6 March 2019

6


1769
A very fine fair day
( Mr Dinnison his Wife & mine went to Westra
my Goods sent there was 8 half bars grease 
butter 2 bars beef & 18 Spindles Linen yarn
& by Mr Dennison of Rabit Skins 24 dozen )
SE


2019
cold & cloudy with increasing wind 
turning to gale force & rain by evening
NE



Tuesday, 5 March 2019

Suny 5


1759
A fine forenoon midday Rain & a fine evening
( Mr Dinnison wt to Eda & Retd )
SW


2019
fine cloudy & very calm
NE
E


Monday, 4 March 2019

4


1769
A fine dry day all day
( grinding as before Bear meal & drying Bear )
SSW


2019
A fine day with light wind & rain late afternoon
W

Sunday, 3 March 2019

3


1789
Rain almost all day
( got the last of the meal from the Miln 
Proof Cast the Stack of Volyar )
WSW 


2019
overnight a small gale easing next day 
then fine with some afternoon sun
SSW


Saturday, 2 March 2019

2


1769
a very good day
( got home 16 Cassies of meal from the Miln )
SW


2019
fine calm morning with sunshine then heavy rain
with increasing wind late afternoon
SW
SSE
SW


Friday, 1 March 2019

Gardemeles Climate Change Report / Part 3


Wed. 1 1769
A fine day
( my wife got ground 7 Cassies of 
bear meal & 20 Cassies Otts )
NW


2019
moderate but increasing wind overcast all day
S



Part 3 takes place throughout the equinoctial month of March
which compares the weather now with that of 250 years ago

In the year 1769 lighting conductors were erected 
on tall building, following a lighting strike in Italy 
that ignited 90 tons of gunpowder, James Watt built an 
experimental steam engine, Napoleon was born in Corsica & 
Britain's first Co-operative Society was founded by Scottish weavers.

( For full introduction see September 2018 in Gardemeles archive. )

Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Sunday, 24 February 2019

SeaTree








Monday, 18 February 2019

Crochet work is Easily Learned






( Outpost 1994 )






Wednesday, 13 February 2019

Pots in Garden at Minniwick 1997













going through old boxes.......scanning images.......
for Ute's website....................found these..............






Monday, 4 February 2019

Taking Photos for Museum Application






rose float




lace collars




Greek bible with pressed mouse skin




windmill boy