One Imperial Peck Measure



One Imperial Peck Measure

Official measure of the Borough of Daventry for One Imperial peck, equivalent to roughly 8 dry quarts or 8.8 litres in todays measurements. The wording 'Borough of Daventry' is scored through and this was likely undertaken when Northampton County took on responsibility for official weights and measurements.

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Record number:CT1682
Simple name:imperial peck
Classification term:rich histories
Date:1825