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AND MEASURES,

COLONIAL AND FOREIGN WEIGHTS

WITH BRITISH EQUIVALENTS.

lbs.

.4333 Pound

as

.... Same ... Same

as
as

.13.3 Covid.

..1.10ENI

Weight for Gold,
Countries,

Commercial Weight.

Cloth Measure.
Lineal Measure.

Land Measure.
Silver, &c.

Grain Measure.

Liquid Measure.
Troy
Imper.
Imper.

Imper.

Imper.

Imper. AUSTROgrains.

inches. Imperial acres,

bushels.

gallons. HUNGARY Mark

.1.23 EII, Vienna .. 30.66 Foot
... 12.45 inch Joch .1.42 Metzen=4. Viertels, 1.69 Ein

12.44
The French Met. Centner ...... 123.52

Trieste-
Mile ......4-71 miles

Muth

= 30 Metzen, 50.76 Fuder= System has been = 100 lbs. Wool'... 26.60

32 Eimers, 398.65
introduced.

Silk ...25.22
BAVARIA See German

Empire
BELGIUM Same in

France
BRAZIL

in
Portugal

100 Medidas61.10 B. AYRES

in Spain CANADA ... Same

as in Great Britain CHINA Tael -580 Catty

14.62 Foot ...... 13.12 inch = 16 Taels.

Li

...........36 mile Picul

........133 33

=100 Catties. DENMARK... Mark .........3633 Pound.

12. 36 inch Tondeland...I.25 Barrel or Toende......3.83 Viertel. ..1.70 Centner

Mile 4.68 miles .110.25

Last=12 Toendes ...45.91 Oxhoft=.
= 100 lbs.

30 Viertels, 51.02
EGYPT Rottolo ......6654 Rottolo forforo. .93 PC............ 26.80

Killow

Almud
.....0.9120

......I.151
The French Metrical System is

also used.
FRANCE Gramme ...15.43 Kilogramme ...2.20 Metre .........39.37 Metre ... 39.37 inch Are.

..........22
=1000 Grammes.
Kilometre, .62 mile Hectare ......2.47 Hectolitre

Decalitre =
Quintal ......220.50
= 1000 Metres. = 100 Ares,

= 100 Litres 2.75 10 Litres, 2.20
= 100 Kilogrammes
Myriametre, 6.21

Hectolitre =
miles = 10 Kilomts.

100 Litres, 22.
GERMAN
Gramm

Kilogramm
EMPIRE
Meter or Stab..... Meter or Stab

Liter or Kanne

Litre or Kanne
Same as in France

Mile=7500 Metres
== 4.66 miles.

Same as in the Metrical System of France.
GREECE

Same as in France
HAMBURG ...
Same as in German Empire

Hektoliter

Hektare ......2.47 Hektoliter. HOLLAND Same as in France ...

[22. Same as in the Metrical System of France. Vat = 100 Kannen

..24.71 Foot

.025 Litre

....... .027 Litre

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Weight for Gold, Countries Silver, &c.

Commercial Weight. Cloth Measure. Lineal Measure Land Measure. Grain Measure, Liquid Measure. Troy Imper. Торег |

Imper

Imper. grains.

Imper. lbs. inches Imperial acres.

bushels

gallons.
INDIA. Tola ...18 Seer, Governt. 2.06 Guz, Bombay...27. Mile Bengal, 1.13 Biggah, Bengal, Candy, Bombay......24.25
(Government) = 80 Tolas. Guz, Bengal ...36. mile

33=20 Cottahs. = 20 Maunds.
Maund, Governt. Covid, Madras.18.6

Cawney, Madras Grain is usually sold by 82.28= 40 Seers.

1.32

weight.
ITALY......... Gramma............ Chilogramma Metro...

Metro
Ara
Litro

Litro
Same as in the Metrical System of France.

Same as in the Metrical System of France.
JAPAN Momme ...58.24 Kin 1.1.33 Tsune sasi ... 12.25 Keng ..6 feet Cho
MALTA Libbra ......4887 Pound........

1.74 Canna

.82,20 Foot

.11.17 inch Salma Salma

7.93 Barile .........9.35
Same as 'in Spain

Same as in Spain
NORWAY Same as in Denmark

The same as in Denmark
PERSIA Miskal ......47.7 Batman ...... 13.4 Royal Guz........ 40 Parasang ...4 miles

Artaba..

...1.93 PERU

Same as

in Spain
POLAND See Russia

See Russia
PORTUGAL
Marc

...........01 Vara ............43,20 Foot...... 12.94 inch Geira ......... 1.43 Moyo=15 Fanegas, 22.39 Almude .....-3.64
The French Metrical System is the legal standard. League...3.84 miles

The French Metrical System is the legal standard.
PRUSSIA.. See German Empire

See German Empire
RUSSIA Pound..

.90 16 Vershocks =) Foot 12 inch Deciatina ...2.70 Chetwert ....3.77 10 Quarts=1
Pood - 36.00 Arshin=aft. 4in.

= 72 Quarters Vedro. = 40 lbs.

3 Arshins = 1

Sazhen=7ft. oin.

500 Sazhens = 1
SINGAPORE Buncal .........832 Pecul=100 Catties,

Verst = 3500ft.oin.

Covid or 1600 Taels, 133.33 .....18.

Gantang......1.04

(goods.
British weights and measures are used generally in the sale of European Goods.

British weights and measures generally used in the sale of European
SPAIN Gramo
Kilogramo. Metro

Metro

Area
Litro

Litro
Same as in the Metrical System of France,

Same as in France.
SWEDEN Marc
.........3252 Pound
..23-36 Foot. .11.68 inch Tunneland... 1.22 Tunna, dry= 36 Kappar Kanna.. ......

7 Centner ......112.51 Mile ......6.64 miles

4.03. SWITZ'LAND. Same as in France

[115.10
TURKEY Chequee ...4957 Oke ...............2.83 Long Pik 27.90 Berri ......1.03 mile

Fortin=4 Killows ...3.84 100 Almudes
Assimilated to the French Metric System.

Assimilated to the French Metric System.
U. STATES Same as in Great Britain

Sameas in Britain Same as the former English measures
The cwt is frequently reckoned las 100 lbs. under the name of Quintal.
Liquias are usually sold by weight, except at Calcutta, Madras, and Bombay, where the imperial measures are used for wines and spirits.

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Aberdeen

Aberystwith

Alloa

Arbroath

Ard rossan

Ayr

Banff

Barnstaple.

Barrow

Beaumaris

Belfast

Berwick-on-Tweed

Borrowstoness

Boston

Bridgwater

Bristol

Campbeltown

Cardiff

Cardigan

Carlisle

Carnarvon

Channel Islands

Chester

Colchester......

Coleraine

Cork

Cowes

Dartmouth

Dover.

Drogheda

623

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21,884
9,116
5,274

545
24,828
13,366
3.733
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2,283,895

8,528

23,736
4,484,633

152,346
151,772

18,505
1,185,468
11,444,810

22,459

192,307
12,683,064
2,329,418
4,803,911
2,465,548

382,629
3,879, 804
5,774,833
1,997, 299
14,732,760
26,285,229

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Ships ENTERED AND CLEARED.-(Continued.)

Name of Port.

Tons.

No.

&

L

Padstow

585 34,778 562

34,007

TOO

8,323

2,265

72

Penzance

2,039 248,107 2,022 248,631

77

11,543

61,135

27,188

Perth

109

8,319

112

8,490

9

406 13,762

Peterhead

82,227

47

4,440

45,679 373,228

Plymouth

4,062

836, 361

785,618 357

30,967

1,435,294 191,077

Poole

1,497 131,645 1.529

130,995

2,559 80,232 10,631

Portsmouth

13,516

1,424,658 13,170 1,392,918 253

14,870 320,021

5,462

Preston

210
15,260

59

3,625

6,491

137

Ramsgate

1,062 180, 286 1,035 179,736 179

6,757 12,116

Rochester

8,999 692,224 8,770 653,962 1,025

56,789 329, 364

68,472

Runcorn

4,529 355,380

4,250 343,161

134

8,747 56,834 13,487

Scarborough

389 46,106 387 45,978 147

19,676

7,700

Scilly Isles

47

253

13,380

252

13,475

280

Shields

See Tyne Ports.

Shoreham

592 97,654 569 97,806

90
12,700 131,467

3,719

Skibbereen

336

36,521

47

1,372

10,797

320

Sligo

702

84,481

16

1,164

243,299

20

Southampton

10,161 1,726,520 9,891 1,685,779

322

72,582 8,964,470 8,341,229

Stockton

909

196,939

26

11,458

311,992

88,851

Stornoway.

1,171 180,230 1,151

177,007

16

943

3,620 98,931

Stranraer

704 97,883 696 97,825

9

878

2,151

Sunderland

8,263 2,643,956 8,187 2,662,252 309

242,471

714,421

734,199

Swansea

6,414 1,383,760 6,384 1,393,285 150

59,228

2,699,213 3,545,710

Teignmouth

818

113,243

23

2,242

26,162

9,352

Tralee.

408 68,775 333

50,688

18

657

40,591

Troon

2,691 266,060 2,680 1 266,522

6

162,293

41,337

Tyne Ports

16,144 7,207,386 16,634 7,622,036 825 399, 206 38 617

Waterford

2,144

544,318

2,075 541,331

55

8,151 448,493

7,726

Westport

35,917

13

389 157,240

Wexford.

819 80,042 807 78,844

65

4,198

15,141

Weymouth

1,002

I 20,212

982 116,470

25

1,943 265,153 143,141

Whitby

654 97,196 649

95,441

141

98,907 5,416

Whitehaven

2,368 280,790 2,344 277,356

12,442 169,338 175,404

Wick

1,286 167,145 1,277 166,420

2,681 26,573 122,437

Wigtown

397

25,524

1,321

910

Wisbeach

282

51,808

577 183,876 16,370

Workington

1,766 209,568 1,762 210,676

18

9,980 14,820

Yarmouth .....

33,870

1,209 156,308 1,167

152,200

634

32,582 216,418 22,655

Totals for the United Kingdom.

381,083 ' 83,6148,629 | 349,327 78,397,349 21,419 7,724,159 1427,637,5957 | 248,048,2571

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The total amount of Customs Revenue for the year 1889 was, for England and Wales, 416,741,728

Scotland

1,715,654

* Total number of British Vessels, including those of other Ports not enumerated above.

Ireland

2,092,456

Total, exclusive of Channel Islands,

Total, exclusive of Channel Islands.

Total.... £20,549,838

No.

Tons.

756 83,089

214

15,400

325

35,333

761 90,755

902
202,174

825 115,450

470
37.972

399 25,896

200
53,151

877

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