Table of the Weight of a Cord of different kinds of Dry Wood, and the comparative value per Cord.

A Cord of Hickory,

4469

pounds,

- - Carbon - -

100

"

Maple, - - -

2863

"

- - "

54

"

White Birch, -

2360

"

- - "

48

"

" Beech, -

3236

"

- - "

65

"

" Ash, - -

3450

"

- - "

77

"

Pitch Pine, - -

1904

"

- - "

43

"

White Pine, -

1868

"

- - "

42

"

LombardyPoplar

1774

"

- - "

10

"

White Oak - -

3821

"

- - "

81

"

Yellow Oak, -

2919

"

- - "

60

"

Red Oak, - -

3254

"

- - "

69

Note.- -Nearly one half of the weight of a growing Oak tree consists of sap. ordinary Dry Wood contains about one-fourth of its weight in water,