Long Hundredweights (UK) to Short Tons (US)

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Long Hundredweights (UK)

Before approximately the 14th century there were two hundredweights in England, one of 100 pounds, and one of 108 pounds. In 1340, King Edward III changed the value of the stone from 12 pounds to 14 pounds. Since a hundredweight is 8 stones, the 100-pound hundredweight became 112 pounds.

US t =
cwt long * 0.056000
 
 
 

Short Tons (US)

United States measurement also known as a short ton that equals 2,000 pounds

Long Hundredweights (UK) to Short Tons (US)

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