Victoria Turkish baths, Chorlton-on-Medlock, Manchester:
hot rooms: circular thermometer

Thermometer
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Thermometer in one of the hot-rooms. The pointer shows the temperature of the air at the point in the hot room where the dial is mounted, indicating it in degrees Fahrenheit, the scale normally used during the 19th century.

 Conversion table

Fahrenheit to Celsius
  F   C   F   C
 
100 37.8 170   76.7
105 40.5 175   79.4
110 43.3 180   82.2
115 46.1 185   85.0
120 48.9 190   87.8
125 51.7 195   90.5
130 54.4 200   93.3
135 57.2 205   96.1
140 60.0 210   98.9
145 62.8 215 101.7
150 65.5 220 104.5
155 68.3 225 107.3
160 71.1 230 110.1
165 73.9 235 112.9

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