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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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The Engineer's and Mechanic's Encyclopædia: Comprehending ..., Volume 2

Luke Hebert - 1835
...exactness. The standard gallon is determined by the act to be such measure as shall contain 10 Ibs. avoirdupois weight, of distilled water, weighed in air, at the temperature of 62. of Fahr., the barometer being at 30 inches, to be used as well for wine, beer, ale, spirits, and all sorts...
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The Law-dictionary, Explaining the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the ...

Thomas Edlyne Tomlins - 1835
...well for liquids as for dry goods not measured by neaped 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 Book of the Constitution of Great Britain

Thomas Stephen - 1835 - 788 pages
...dry goods, that are not measured by a heaped measure, shall be the gallon, containing ten pounds of avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed in air, at the temperature of 62 degrees, of Farenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at SO inches, and which is declared to be...
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History of Southern Africa: Comprising the Cape of Good Hope, Mauritius ...

Robert Montgomery Martin - 1836 - 336 pages
...in the year, of a succulent and yet mealy gallon established, which must contain precisely 10 Ibs. avoirdupois weight, of distilled water weighed in air at the temperature of 62 degrees of Farenheit thermometer, the barometer standing at 30 inches. By this Act the English pound...
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The British Colonial Library, [comprising a Popular and Authentic ...

Robert Montgomery Martin - 1836
...in the year, of a succulent and yet mealy gallon established, which must contain precisely 10 Ibs. avoirdupois weight, of distilled water weighed in air at the temperature of 62 degrees of Farenheit thermometer, the barometer standing at 30 inches. By this Act the English pound...
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The American Builder's General Price Book and Estimator: To Elucidate the ...

James Gallier - 1836 - 208 pages
...well for liquids as for dry goods not measured by heaped measure, should 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, to be used as...
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The North American Arithmetic: For Advanced Scholars. part third

Frederick Emerson - 1839 - 288 pages
...distinction between the Dry, Wine, and Beer gallon was abolished in Great Britain, in 1826, and an Imperial Gallon was established, as well for liquids...inches." This quantity of water will be found to measure 277-^^ cubic inches. The same Act establishes the pound Troy at 5760 grains, and the pound Avoirdupois...
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The North American Arithmetic: Part Third, for Advanced Scholars

Frederick Emerson - 1839 - 288 pages
...distinction between the Dry, Wine, and Beer gallon was abolished in Great Britain, in 1826, and an Imperial Gallon was established, as well for liquids...inches." This quantity of water will be found to measure 277 j^^ cubic inches. The same Act establishes the pound Troy at 5760 grains, and the pound Avoirdupois...
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Arithmetic. [With] Key, Volume 1

Robert Goodacre - 1839
...10 pounds avoirdupois, or 12Jfc. loz. " IGdwts. 16grs. troy .weight of distilled water, weighed " m air, at the temperature of 62 of Fahrenheit's " thermometer, the barometer standing at 30 inches." The Act prescribes the scientific modes of determining the principal measures, in case they should...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In the Order, and Compiled from the ...

William Blackstone, John Bethune Bayly - 1840 - 700 pages
...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 62 degrees of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at thirty inches; and a measure made of brass,...
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