
Butter & Cheese 
Coal 
Flour 
Measure 
Weight 
Measure 
Weight (lb.)1 
Measure 
Weight 
Close 
8 lb. 
Stone 
14 lb. (14) 
Stone 
14 lb. 
Firkin 
56 lb. 
Quarter 
28 lb. (28) 
Poll 
40 lb. 
Tub 
84 lb. 
Hundredweight 
112 lb. (112) 
Bushel 
56 lb. 
Dutch cask 
112 lb. 
Sack 
1 cwt. (112) 
Bag 
140 lb. 
Barrel 
224 lb. 
Large sack 
2 cwt. (224) 
Barrel 
196 lb. 
Essex whey 
236 lb. 
Ton 
20 cwt. (2240) 
Sack 
280 lb. 
Suffolk whey 
356 lb. 
Room 
7 tons (15680) 
Cotton Wool Weight 
Hay & Straw Measures 
Barge/Keel 
21t. 4cwt. (47488) 
Measure (Bale) 
Weight (lb.)1 
Measure 
Weight (lb.)1 
Ship load 
20 keels (949760) 
U.S. (Avg.) 
477 lb. 
Truss of Straw 
36 lb. (36) 
Wool Weight 
Egyptian 
719 lb. 
Truss of Old Hay 
56 lb. (56) 
Measure 
Weight (lb.)1 
East Indian 
396 lb. 
Truss of New Hay 
60 lb. (60) 
Clove 
7 lb. (7) 
Brazilian 
220 lb. 
Load (Straw) 
36Tr.(1296) 
Stone 
2 Cloves (14) 
Liquid Measures 
Load (Old Hay) 
36Tr.(2016) 
Tod 
2 Stones (28) 
Measure 
Capacity 
Load (New Hay) 
36Tr.(2160) 
Wey 
61/2 Tod (182)

Drachm 
60 Drops 
Timber 
Pack 
240 lb. (240) 
Tablespoonful 
4 Drachms 
Measure 
Capacity 
Sack 
2 Weys (364) 
Wineglassful 
2 ounces 
Load (Unhewn) 
40 cu. ft. 
Last 
12 Sacks (4368) 
Teacupful 
3 ounces 
Load (Squared) 
50 cu. ft. 
Cotton,Yarn & Silk Measure 
Worsted Yarn Measure 
Ton of Shipping 
42 cu. ft. 
Measure 
Length (yd.)2 
Measure 
Length (yd.)2 
Stack 
108 cu. ft. 
Thread 
11/2 Yards (1.5)

Wrap 
80 yd. (80) 
Cord 
128 cu. ft. 
Lea or Skein 
80 Threads (120) 
Skein 
11/2 Wr. (120)

Standard, London 
270 cu. ft. 
Thread 
11/2 Skeins (840) 
Hank 
7 Skeins (840) 
Standard, Petrograd 
165 cu. ft. 
Spindle 
18 Hanks (15120) 
 
 
