Research: Abstract of the Napoleonic Era

Weights and Measurements:

The British System of Solid or Cubic Measures

 

Measure
Equivalent
1 Cubic Foot
1728 cubic inches
1 Cubic Yard
27 cubic feet
1 Gallon, Beer Measure
281 cubic inches
1 Gallon, Dry Measure
168 1/2 cubic inches
1 Gallon, Wine Measure
251 cubic inches
 
Source:

The Little Bombardier and Pocket Gunner London: T Egerton; 1801. Page 139

Placed on the Napoleon Series: August 2003

 

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