St Swithin Stained Glass in Winchester Cathedral. Today 15th July is St Swithin's Day, he was a Saxon Bishop of Winchester, but is more famously known for a popular rhyme associated with him. St Swithin's day if thou dost rain, For forty days it will remain, St Swithin's Day if thou be fair, For forty days twill rain no more. B. Lowe

Bishop of Winchester; Swithin's day if thou dost rain For forty days it will remain St. Swithin's day if thou be fair For forty days 'twill rain nae mair.

15th: ST SWITHIN'S DAY (If it rains on this day it will rain for 40 days.)

Swithin's day if thou dost rain For forty days it will remain St. Swithin's day if thou be fair For forty days 'twill rain nae mair .

St. Swithin's Day Weather Lore: If on St. Swithin's Day (July 15) ye do rain, for forty days it will remain. - A Farmers' Almanac Philosofact

Swithin’s Day Weather Lore: If on St. Swithin’s Day (July ye do rain, for forty days it will remain. - A Farmers' Almanac Philosofact

Tales from a Toymaker: St. Swithin's Day........

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Faeries and all that stuff: St Swithin's Day

St Swithin's Day, if thou dost rain Full forty days it will remain St Swithins Day, if thou be fair For forty days, twill rai.

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Scenes from the Life of David  Leaf from the Winchester Bible  Illuminated by the Master of the Morgan Leaf  England, Winchester, Cathedral Priory of St. Swithin, ca. 1160–80  583 x 396 mm  Purchased by Pierpont Morgan, 1912; MS M.619 (verso) Described as the finest English painting of the twelfth century, this is the Morgan's most important single leaf.

Single leaf, Winchester Bible

Scenes from the Life of David Leaf from the Winchester Bible Illuminated by the Master of the Morgan Leaf England, Winchester, Cathedral Priory of St. Swithin, ca.

Brilliant backyard science experiment: how to make a rain gauge, homemade weather station

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