S2A3 Biographical Database of Southern African Science




Hall, Mr Thomas Charles John (meteorological observation)

Born: Date not known, Place not known.
Died: 1925, South Africa.

Thomas C.J. Hall resided at Bedford, Eastern Cape, where he was an observer for the Meteorological Commission of the Cape of Good Hope from 1892. In 1897 his station was one of those upgraded to second order meteorological stations. He continued submitting his observations for inclusion in the Commission's annual report to at least 1908. From 1913 or earlier he served as a town councillor at Bedford until at least 1918.


List of sources:
Cape of Good Hope. Report of the Meteorological Commission, 1892-1897, 1899-1908.

National Automated Archival Information Retrieval System (NAAIRS). http://www.national.archives.gov.za/naairs.htm Documents relating to Thomas Charles John Hall / Thomas Hall Bedford.


Compiled by: C. Plug


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