Fwd: Re: hist-brewing: wine quart

Barnacle Bill bill at bracewel.demon.co.uk
Wed Mar 27 14:21:02 PST 2002

In message <LAW2-F78IvhXJ4dErcD00003b4b at hotmail.com>, Charles 
wettergreen <chuckwm at hotmail.com> writes
>Assuming that a wine quart is the same as an english quart measure, and 
>assuming the wine quart is the same volume as a quart of honey, a quart 
>is one quarter of a gallon which weighs 12 pounds to the gallon.

This side of the pond "a pint of pure water weighs a pound and a 
quarter"  or 10 lb. to an imperial gallon. does that help your 
calculation? (:-)
Barnacle Bill

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