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In England a measurement for grain and other dry products, generally containing two gallons (8.810 litres) or one-quarter of a Winchester bushel. Hundreds of variations in Ireland and Scotland ranged from 7.133 to 18.690 litres. See also weights and measures.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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