Dry Measure





A box 20 inches square, and 16 1/8 inches deep, will contain 1 barrel (3 bushels).

A box 15 inches square, and 14 1/3 inches deep will contain half a barrel.

A box 17 inches by 14 inches, and 9 inches deep, will contain 1 bushel.

A box 10 inches by 12 inches, and 9 inches deep, will contain half a bushel.

A box 8 inches square, and 8 3/8 inches deep, will contain 1 peck.

A box 8 inches square, and 4 3/16 inches deep, will contain 1 gallon (dry) = 1/8 bushel = 268 3/4 cubic inches.

A box 4 inches square, and 4 3/32 inches deep, will contain 1 quart





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