Articles | Volume 17, issue 2
Clim. Past, 17, 791–803, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-17-791-2021

Special issue: International methods and comparisons in climate reconstruction...

Clim. Past, 17, 791–803, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-17-791-2021

Research article 07 Apr 2021

Research article | 07 Apr 2021

Building a long-time series for weather and extreme weather in the Straits Settlements: a multi-disciplinary approach to the archives of societies

Fiona Williamson

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ED: Reconsider after major revisions (27 Jan 2021) by Qing Pei
AR by Fiona Williamson on behalf of the Authors (05 Feb 2021)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (review by editor) (16 Feb 2021) by Qing Pei
AR by Fiona Williamson on behalf of the Authors (23 Feb 2021)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (03 Mar 2021) by Qing Pei
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This paper focuses on the recovery of instrumental weather records available for Singapore and Malaysia (Straits Settlements) from the late 1780s to 1917. Taking a historical approach, the paper explores the types of records available, the circumstances of their production and their value to the scientific community.