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Sign: Mount Washington - Mark a point with a peak of wind speed


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Summit Station, Mt Washington Auto Rd, Jackson, NH 03846, USA
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On the sign:
THE HIGHEST WIND EVER OBSERVED BY MAN WAS RECORDED HERE
FROM 1932 TO 1937 THE MT. WASHINGTON OBSERVATORY WAS OPERATED IN THE SUMMIT STAGE OFFICE THEN OCCUPYING THIS SITE. IN A GREAT STORM APRIL 12, 1934 THE CREWS INSTRUMENTS MEASURED A WIND VELOCITY OF
231 MILES PER HOUR
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The following photos were taken from the museum at the top of the mountain by the same photographer that day Click for a larger image Click for a larger image



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