Research: Abstract of the Napoleonic Era

Prices: Britain. Average Price of Wheat Per Quarter, 1800-1814

In shillings (s.) and pence (d.)

Note: A quarter equals eight bushels, or approximately one-quarter ton of grain.

Year

   s.     d.

1800

110    5

1801

115   11

1802

 67     9

1803

 57     1

1804

 60     5

1805

 87     1

1806

 76     9

1807

 73     1

1808

 78    11

1809

 94     5

1810

103    3

1811

 92     5

1812

122    8

1813

106    6

1814

 72     1

Source: Galpin, W. Freeman.  The Grain Supply of England During the Napoleonic Period.  New York: Macmillan, 1925.

 

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