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" An account of a comparison lately made by some gentlemen of the Royal Society, of the standard of a j-ard, and the several weights lately made for their use ; with the original standards of measures and weights in the Exchequer, and some others kept for... "
The Worthies of Cumberland ...: George Graham, Abraham Fletcher, William ... - Page 64
by Henry Lonsdale - 1875
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Revolution in Measurement: Western European Weights and Measures ..., Volume 186

Ronald Edward Zupko - Philosophy - 1990 - 548 pages
...quart, avoirdupois flat 8 pound circular weight, avoirdupois 7 pound woolweight, and grain quart. 9. The "Account of a Comparison Lately Made by Some Gentlemen of the Royal Society," p. 555, also reported that in the Tower of London was stored a pile of hollow troy weights from 256...
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Revolution in Measurement: Western European Weights and Measures ..., Volume 186

Ronald Edward Zupko - Philosophy - 1990 - 548 pages
...quart, avoirdupois flat 8 pound circular weight, avoirdupois 7 pound woolweight, and grain quart. 9. The "Account of a Comparison Lately Made by Some Gentlemen of the Royal 400 Society," p. 555, also reported that in the Tower of London was stored a pile of hollow troy weights...
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Cavendish

Christa Jungnickel, Russell McCormmach - Philosophy - 1996 - 414 pages
...Measures and Weights, from the Standards of the Same, Kept at the Royal Society," PT 42 (1742): 185-88. "An Account of a Comparison Lately Made by Some Gentlemen...in the Exchequer, and Some Others Kept for Public I'se, at Guild-hall, Founders-hall, the Tower, etc.," PT 42 (1742): 341- 56. Select Tram and Table...
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Customs and Excise: Trade, Production, and Consumption in England, 1640-1845

William J. Ashworth - Business & Economics - 2003 - 396 pages
...several different weights and measures in the same county; see Keith, Differem Methods, 2. " Anon., 'An Account of a Comparison Lately Made by Some Gentlemen...and the Several Weights Lately Made for Their Use', PTRS 42 (1742-3l, w-5tr, Hoppit, 'Reforming Britain's Weights and Measures', 94-5. 15 During the Middle...
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