| John Neville - Hydraulic engineering - 1861 - 496 pages
...acre is = Oa 3r. 3-904p. Cunningham measure. CUBIC MEASURES, AND MEASURES OF CAPACITY AND •WEIGHT. **1728 cubic inches ... ... ... 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet ... ... ... 1 cubic yard.** 16£ x lix 1 =24-75 cubic feet ... 1 perch of masonry 16£xl6ix 1&= 306 cubic feet ... 1 rod of brickwork,... | |
| Robert Johnston (F.R.G.S.) - 1863 - 258 pages
...sq. yds. = sq. perch, Irish out leaving a remainder, it is a leapyear, except it be an exact century. **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard** 40 cubic ft. rough timber ") 1 ton 50 cubic ft. hewn timber J or load 42 cubic ft. = 1 ton of shipping... | |
| Olinthus Gregory - 1863 - 482 pages
...Rod. 1 R-ood. 1 Acre. 1 Square Mile. 3. MEASURES OF SOLIDITY AND CAPACITY Division I. — Solidity. **1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot. 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard** A Nail = 2i Inches ) Quarter = 4 Nails ! . 1 Used for measuring cloth of all Yard = 4 Quarters 1 kinds.... | |
| Joseph Guy (of Bristol.) - 1864 - 176 pages
...Tierce 63 Gallons ...... 1 Hogshead 84 Gallons 1 Puncheon 2 Hogsheads ... 1 Pipe 2 Pipes 1 Tun SOLID OK **CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 Cubic Inches 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet . 1 Cubic Yard** 231 Cubic Inches 1 Gallon of Wine 282 Cubic Inches 1 Gallon of Ale 2150 Cubic Inches 1 Bushel of Malt... | |
| William Hopton - 1864 - 128 pages
...64 is a cube number, and is produced by multiplying the number twice into itself, as 4 X 4 X 4 = 64. **1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot. 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard.** 40 Cubic Feet of Rough or ) - TT . 50 Cubic Feet of Hewn Timber} = 1 Ton or Load ' 42 Cubic Feet of... | |
| William Templeton - 1865 - 178 pages
...62-7264 square inches = 1 square link. 10000 square links = 1 square chain. 10 square chains = 1 acre. **CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** LIQUID MEASURE. 8-665 cubic inches = 1 gill. 4 gills = 1 pint. 2 pints = 1 quart. 4 quarts, or 277-274... | |
| Thomas Baker (C.E.) - 1865 - 172 pages
...which has 1 2 pentagonal faces : 5th, the icosahedron, which has 20 triangular faces. TABLE OF SOLID **MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet =1 cubic yard.** PROBLEM I. To find the solidity of a cube. RULE. — Cube one of its sides for the content; that is,... | |
| Ireland commissioners of nat. educ - 1865 - 184 pages
...obtained by multiplying it by itself, 12 multiplied by 12 = 144, the square of 12. CUBIC, OR SOLID **MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 40 cubic feet of rough timber, or ) , . , , £0 eubic feet of hewn timber \ = 1 ton' or load' 42 cubic... | |
| John Hunter (of Uxbridge.) - 1866 - 266 pages
...Brickwork is 9 sq. ft. x 301=272i- Square Feet, of the standard thickness of a brick-and-a-half. TABLE OF **SOLID OR CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot. 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard.** This Table is used in measuring volume or solidity, and applies to all kinds of volumes or bulks whose... | |
| Edward Thomas Stevens - 1866 - 434 pages
...MEASURE. li-4 inches = 1 nail. 4 nails = 1 quarter. 4 quarters = 1 yard. 5 quarters = 1 elL CUBIC OR SOLID **MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** DRY MEASURE. 4 gills = 1 pint. 4 bushels = 1 coomb. 2 pints = 1 quart. 2 coombs = 1 quarter. 4 quarts... | |
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