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" One thousand eight hundred and twenty five, the Standard Measure of Capacity, as well for Liquids as for dry Goods not measured by Heaped Measure, shall be the Gallon., containing Ten Pounds Avoirdupois Weight of distilled Water weighed in Air, at the... "
The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review - Page 261
1839
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A Practical View of the Statute Law of Scotland: From the Year ..., Volume 1

Esq. James Watson - 1828
...well for liquids as for dry goods not measured by heaped measure, shall be the gallon, containing ten pounds avoirdupois weight of distilled water weighed in air, at the temperature of sixty-two degrees of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at thirty inches; and that n measure...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 9

Perry Fairfax Nursey - 1828
...wherein the standard measure for liquids is defined, for the gallon, to contain "10 pounds, avoirdupoise weight, of distilled water, weighed in air at the temperature of 62 degrees of Fahrenheit's thermometer :" so that you will perceive, from these remarks, the imperial...
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A concise system of mathematics

Alexander Ingram - 1830 - 120 pages
...standard for measuring both liquid and dry goods is declared to be the imperial gallon, containing 10 pounds avoirdupois weight of distilled water weighed in air at the temperature of 62 degrees of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at 30 inches ; each avoirdupois pound containing...
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The Library of Agricultural and Horticultural Knowledge: With an Appendix on ...

Library - 1830 - 523 pages
...well for liquids as for dry goods not measured by heap measure, shall be THE GALLON, containing ten pounds avoirdupois weight of distilled water (weighed in air at the temperature of 02 Fabr., barometer at 30 in.), and such measure shall he the imperial standard gallon, and shall...
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The Library of Agricultural and Horticultural Knowledge: With an Appendix on ...

Library, John Baxter - 1830 - 523 pages
...for dry goods not measured by heap measure, shall be THE GALLON, containing ten pounds avoir, dupois weight of distilled water (weighed in air at the temperature of 62 Fahr., barometer at 30 in.), and such measure shall be the imperial standard gallon, and shall be the...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 15

Perry Fairfax Nursey - 1831
...as well for liquids as dry goods not measured liv heaped measure. shall he the gallon, containing 1O pounds 'avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed in air at the temperature of 62 degrees of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at 30 inches, &c. &c." Not feeling satisfied,...
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The Artificer's Complete Lexicon, for Terms Prices, Etc

John Bennett (Engineer) - 1833 - 476 pages
...measured WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. Uniformity Act. by heaped measure, shall be the Gallon, containing ten pounds avoirdupois weight of distilled water weighed in air, at the temperature of sixty-two degrees of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at thirty inches ; and a measure...
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The North American Arithmetic: Part Third, for Advanced Scholars

Frederick Emerson - 1834 - 288 pages
...between the Dry, Wine, and Beer gallon was abolished in Great Britain, in 1826, and an Imperial Gallonwas established, as well for liquids as for dry substances....inches." This quantity of water will be found to measure 277T2so cubic inches. The same Act establishes the pound Troy at 5760 grains, and the pound Avoirdupois...
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Useful Tables, Forming an Appendix to the Journal of the Asiatic Society ...

James Prinsep - 1834 - 92 pages
...gallons of England, with their multiples and divisions. This imperial gallon, was made to contain 10 Ibs. avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed in air at the temperature of 62 Farht., the barometer standing atiO inches. It has a capacity therefore of 277.274 cubic inches. Some...
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Useful Tables, Forming an Appendix to the Journal of the Asiatic Society ...

James Prinsep - 1834 - 92 pages
...gallons of England, with their multiples and divisions. This imperial gallon was made to contain 10 Ihs. avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed in air at the temperature of 62 Farht., the harometer standing at 30 inches. It has a capacity therefore of 277 .274 cuhic inches....
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