14 pounds

equal

1 stone (horseman's weight).

56 pounds

"

1 firkin of butter.

64 pounds

"

1 firkin of soft soap.

112 pounds

"

1 barrel of raisins.

256 pounds

"

1 pack of soft soap.

196 pounds

"

1 barrel of flour.

200 pounds

"

1 barrel of beef, pork or fish.

280 pounds

"

1 barrel of salt, New York.

22 stones (301 lbs), equal 1 sack of wool.

17 stones 2 lbs (240 lbs.), equal 1 pack of wool.

60 pounds

equal

1 truss of hay (new).

50 pounds

"

1 truss of hay (old).

40 pounds

"

1 truss of straw.

400 pounds

"

1 bale of cotton.