Avoirdupoise Weight.

16 Drams......

1 ounce, oz.

16 Ounces......

1 pound, lb.

14 Pounds .....

1 stone.

28 Pounds.....

1 qr. of cwt.

4 Qrs. or 112 lbs. . .

1 cwt.

20 Cwt. or 2240 lbs. . .

l ton.

19 1/2 Cwt. or 2184 lbs. . .

1 fother of lead.

All coarse and heavy goods, subject to "waste, are weighed by this weight.