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1. Solidity. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard,
Pounds, shillings and pence: or, A series of money calculations on a novel ... - Page 6
by T. Martin - 1842

Guy's Tutor's assistant, or, Complete school arithmetic

Joseph Guy (of Bristol.) - 1823
...links. Also !• of these chains in length, and one in breadth, make an acre. CUBIC OR SOLID MEASURE. 1728 Cubic Inches 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet 1 Cubic Yard 40 Feet of rough timber, or ~) . T , rr. 50 Feet of hewn ditto ...... \ 1 Load or Ton 42 Cubic Feet...

The Edinburgh encyclopaedia, conducted by D. Brewster, Volume 14

Edinburgh encyclopaedia - 1830
...100000 to 7H,69*, or, in smaller numbers, 48 Scote acres = 6l English acres. TABLE UF SOLID MEASURE. 1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard. Note.— 282 Cubic Inches = 1 Ale Gallon. 231 . do. . = 1 Wine Gallon. 2150.4-2 do. . = A Winchester...

The Principles of Plane Trigonometry, Mensuration, Navigation and Surveying

Jeremiah Day - Measurement - 1831 - 370 pages
...the number of cubic measures, of some given dehorn' ination contained in the body. In solid measure, 1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot, 27 cubic feet =1 cubic yard, 4492£ cubic feet =1 cubic rod, .32768000 cubic rods =1 cubic mile, 232 cubic inches = 1 ale gallon,...

A Treatise of Plane Trigonometry: To which is Prefixed a Summary View of the ...

Jeremiah Day - Logarithms - 1831 - 155 pages
...finding the number of cubic measures, of some given denomination contained in the body. In solid measure. 1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot, 27 cubic feet =1 cubic yard, 4492} cubic feet =1 cubic rod, 32768000 cubic rods =1 cubic mile, 282 cubic inches =1 ale gallon, 231...

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

Luke Hebert - Industrial arts - 1835
...yard. 4 roods or 160 perches = 1 acre. 640 acres = 1 square mile. 40 perches = 1 rood. Measure» of Solidity. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard. Imperial Measures of Capacity. 4 gills = 1 pint 4 quarts = 1 gallon 2 pints = 1 quart 8 gallons = 1...

The Principles of Plane Trigonometry, Mensuration, Navigation and Surveying ...

Jeremiah Day - Measurement - 1836
...finding the number of cubic measures, of some given denomination contained in the body. In solid measure. 1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot, 27 cubic feet =1 cubic yard, 4492^ cubic feet =1 cubic rod, • 32768000 cubic rods =1 cubic mile, 282 cubic inches =1 ale gallon,...

Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1836 - 359 pages
...the solid are expressed (Book VII. Prop. XIII. Sch.). The following is a table of solid measures:— 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard. 4492| cubic feet = 1 cubic rod. 282 cubic inches = 1 ale gallon. 231 cubic inches = 1 wine gallon 2150.42...

Ellis's British Tariff for ...

Tariff - 1837
...thickness, is considered to weigh 1 Ib. 3. MEASURES OF SOLIDITY AND CAPACITY. DIVISION I.—SOLIDITY. 1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard 40 feet of round timber, or 50 feet of hewn timber, is 1 Ton or Load. 108 solid feet, that is 12 feet...