The St. Louis directory for 1848 /
Weights of Produce
As established by law or custom, in St. Louis.

Wheat, bush. 60 lbs.
Rye, " 35 "
Barley, " 48 "
Beans, " 60 "
Clover seed, " 60 "
Flax seed, " 56 "
Buckwheat, " 52 "
Blue grass seed, " 14 "
Dried Apples, " 24 "
Salt, " 50 "
Honey & gallon, 12
Corn, bush. 56 lbs.
Oats, " 35 "
Potatoes, " 60 "
Bran, " 20 "
Timothy seed, " 45 "
Hemp seed, " 44 "
Castor beans, " 46 "
Dried Peaches, " 33 "
Onions, bush 57 lbs.
Coal, " 80 "