In parts of England and Scotland, a unit of capacity = 3 Winchester bushels = 96 quarts.
The Carlisle bushel, used in Eskdale [Scotland], is equal to 3 Winchester bushels.”
London: Printed for the Author by J. Whiting, Finsbury Place, and sold by etc., 1816.
A Carlisle bushel is 96 quarts.*
* A Winchester bushel is 32 quarts.
J. Bailey and G. Culley.
General View of the Agriculture of the County of Cumberland…
J. Bailey and G. Culley
A General View of the Agriculture of Northumberland, with Observations on the Means of its Improvement…
Newcastle: printed by Sol, Hodgson, and sold in London by Robinson and Nichol, 1797.
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