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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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Griffiths' Guide to the Iron Trade of Great Britain

Samuel Griffiths - 1873 - 315 pages
...grain, of which the Standard Troy Pound shall contain 5760. STANDARD GALLON. The Standard Gallon shall contain 10 Pounds Avoirdupois weight of distilled water weighed in air, at the temperature of 62 Fahrenheit, the barometer being at 30 inches. It shall contain 277^ cubic inches. STANDARD FOE HEAPED...
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Acts of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland ...

1873 - 523 pages
...the cubic foot, containing sixty-two pounds and three hundred and twenty-one thousandths of a pound avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed in air at the temperature of sixtytwo degrees of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at thirty inches ; except as relates...
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A dictionary, practical, theoretical, and historical ..., Volume 2; Volume 52

John Ramsay M'Culloch - 1875
...following weight in grains of distilled water, at the temperature of 62 of Fahrenheit's thermometer, weighed in air at the temperature of 62 of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at 30 inches ; viz. : 7,000, 4,000, 2,000, 1,000 prains. 500, 500, 200, 100 i(rains. 50,...
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The Progressive Higher Arithmetic: For Schools, Academies, and Mercantile ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1875 - 456 pages
...CAPACITY. 333. The imperial Standard Gallon, for liquids and all dry substances, is a measure that will contain 10 pounds avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed in air, at 62 Fahrenheit, the barometer at 30 inches. It contains 277.274 cubic inches. 333. The Imperial Standard...
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Elementary Arithmetic: With Brief Notices of Its History, Volumes 1-12

Robert Potts - 1876
...that from this measure all other measures shall be derived. That the imperial gallon shall contain ten pounds Avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed...of 62 of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at 30 inches. That a measure shall be mado of brass, of such contents, and shall be the imperial...
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ELEMENTARY ARITHMETIC, WITH BRIEF NOTICES OF ITS HISTORY

ROBERT POTTS - 1876
...that from this measure all other measures shall be derived. That the imperial gallon shall contain ten pounds Avoirdupois weight of distilled water, weighed...of 62 of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at 30 inches. That a measure shall be made of brass, of such contents, and shall be the imperial...
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Choice chips of revenue lore, from 1660 to 1876 [by R.E.].

R. E - 1877
...well for liquids as of 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 a measure...
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Statuts du Canada

Canada - 1879
...Imperial standard is 479-99197 grains when both are weighed in vacuo, and 480'03648 grains when both are weighed in air at the temperature of 62 of Fahrenheit's thermometer, the barometer being at 30 inches, for which due allowance is to be made when comparing other standards. PART II....
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Questions and Exercises on Stewart's Lessons in Elementary Physics

George Anthony Hill - 1880 - 188 pages
...base of which is the Troy Pound. The Imperial Gallon is a measure of volume or capacity which will contain 10 pounds, avoirdupois weight, of distilled water, weighed in air, at 62 F., the barometer at 30 inches. The Imperial Sitshel is also a measure of capacity, and is equal...
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Statutes at Large ...: (29 v. in 32) Statutes or the United Kingdom, 1801 ...

Great Britain - 1824
...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 a Measure...
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