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ANNUAL IMPORTS INTO THE UNITED KINGDOM.—

CONTINUED.
SCOTLAND.

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Cwts.
9,989,166
7,194,633
558.445
829,203
222,294
294,177
191,577
124,364
17,36:2
1.129

Cwts.
10,703,300
6,645,600
406,200
7:26,000
197,300
243.800
219,700
34.800
3,600

Glasgow..............
Leith.
Granton ...
Aberdeen ...
Dundee......
Greenock ....
Campbeltown
Inverness....
Alloa............
Troon......::::
Grangemouth
Ayr.............
Bowness ...,
Stranraer
Montrose...
Irvine
Banff.
Kirkwall.....
Kirkcaldy ...
Ard rosson ....

Cwts.
11.373,660
7,571,250

332, 100
830,100
208,370
66,050
76.400

7,500 6.100 6.100 2,070

Cwts.
11,268,410
7,246,380

852,700
782,400
92,800
87.300
48,700
28.900
12.600
5,500

Cwts.
10,049,672
8,332,550

050,480 819,900 190,700 185,600 164.900 71.800 7.200 2,603 26,700 19.400 12.200 8.900 4.800

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England ..
Scotland..
Ireland.
Wales..
Isle of Man ...............

Total United Kingdom.......

Cwts. Cwts.

Cwts.
141,601,941 145,344,490 138.666,181
19,434,168 | 19,196,210 20,500,000
19,616,7:23 18.755,730 17.887,340
5.267.561 4,716,630 4,414.780

12,601 .................
185,932,994 188,013.060 181.468,301 /

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FOREIGN COINS AND CURRENCIES.

Estimated values of the standard coins of the nations of the world.*
Compiled in pursuance of the provisions of Section 25 of the act of August 28. 1891, by Geo. E. Roberts, Directorof the Mint.

Country.

Standard.

Monetary Unit.

Value in
terms of
U. S. gold
dollar.

Coins

80 965

.203
.193
.361
.546
1.000

Gold: argentine (84.824) and ' argentine. Silver: peso and divisions.
1 Gold: former system-4 florins ($1.929), 8 florins ($3.858), ducat ($2.287)

and 4 ducats (89.149). Silver: 1 and 2 florins.
| Gold: present system-20 crowns ($1.052); 10 crowns ($2.028).
Gold: 10 and 20 francs. Silver: 5 francs.
Silver: boliviano and divisions.
Gold: 5, 10 and 20 milreis. Silver: 49, 1 and 2 milreis.

...

.465
1.000

Gold: 2, 5, 10 and 20 colons ($9.307). Silver: 5, 10, 25 and 50 centimos.

.361

Silver: peso and divisions.

Argentine Republic.....! Gold.... .......... Peso. .....
Austria-Hungary....... Gold...........

Crown .....
Belgium .........

Gold...

Franc........
Bolivia ....

Silver

i Boliviano ...... Brazil.....

Gold..

Milreis.....
British Possessions. N. Gold..

Dollar ....
A. (except Newfound-
land).
Central Amer. States-
Costa Rica

Gold..

Colon ...
British Honduras...... Gold...

Dollar ..
Guatemala .........
Honduras ........

Silver........... Peso.
Nicaragua .......

Salvador....
Chile,

Gold..............

Peso. ....

Amoy .......
Canton .....
Chefoo......
Chin Kiang.
Fuchau.....
Ha i kwa n

(Customs).
China.
Silver. .... ..... Tael.. Hankow...

Hongkong..
Niuchwang
Ningpo .....
Shanghai ...
Swatow....
Takau ...
Tientsin.

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Silver:

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Gold: escudo (81 825), doubloon ($3.650), and condor ($7.300).

peso and divisions.

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+ The British dollar" has the same legal value as the Mexican dollar in Hongkong, the Straits Settlements and Labuan. *The coins of silver standard countries are valued by their pure silver contents, at the average market price of silver for the three months preceding the date of Treasury Department circular.

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Gold: condor ($9.647) and double-condor. Silver: peso.
Gold: Doubloon Isabella, centen ($5.017); Alphonse ($4.823). Silver: peso.
Gold: 10 and 20 crowns,
Gold: 10 sucres ($4.8665). Silver: sucre and divisions.
Gold: pound (100 piasters), 5, 10, 20 and 50 piasters. Silver: 1, 2, 5, 10

and 20 piasters.
Gold: 20 marks (83.859), 10 marks (31.93).
Gold: 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 francs. Silver: 5 francs.
Gold: 5, 10 and 20 marks,
Gold: sovereign (pound sterling) and % sovereign.
Gold: 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 drachmas. Silver: 5 drachmas.
Gold: 1, 2, 5 and 10 gourdes. Silver: gourde and divisions.
Gold: sovereign (pound sterling). Silver: rupee and divisions
Gold: 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 lire. Silver: 5 lire.
Gold: 5, 10 and 20 yen. Silver: 10, 20 and 50 sen.
Gold: dollar ($0.983), 2%, 5, 10 and 20 dollars. Silver: dollar (or peso)

and divisions.
Gold: 10 florins. Silver: 42,1 and 2%, florins.
Gold: 2 dollars (62.027).
Gold: 10 and 20 crowns.
Gold: %, 1 and 2 tomans ($3.409). Silver: 4, 4, 1, 2 and 5 krans.
Gold: libra ($4.8665). Silver: sol and divisions.
Gold: 1, 2, 5 and 10 milreis.
Gold: imperial, 15 rubles ($7.718) and 4 imperial, 7% rubles ($3.859).

Silver: 44, 4 and 1 ruble.
Gold: 25 pesetas. Silver: 5 pesetas.
Gold: 10 and 20 crowns.
Gold: 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 francs. Silver: 5 francs.
Gold: 25, 50, 100, 250 and 500 piasters.
Gold: peso. Silver: peso and divisions.
Gold: 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 bolivars. Silver: 5 bolivars.

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Florin ...
Dollar................
Crown ...

Kran...........
..Sol.....

Milreis..
Ruble..

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1.014
.268
.066
.487
1.080
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# The sovereign is the standard coin of India, but the rupee (20.3241%) is the money of account, current at 15 to the sovereign,

FOREIGN WEIGHTS AND MEASURES, WITH

AMERICAN EQUIVALENTS. The following table embraces only such weights and measures as are given from time

to time in consular reports and in the course of commercial relations.

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Almude............... Ardeb... Are .... Arobe.. Arratel or libra. Arroba (dry). Arroba (dry).. Arroba (dry).... Arroba (dry)... Arroba (dry)... Arroba (dry)....... Arroba (liquid). Arshine.. Arshine (square). Artel.. Baril... Barrel. Barrel... Berkovets Bongkal. Bouw........ Bu .... Butt (wine). Caffiso ... Candy... Candy... Cantar Cantar ... Cantar.... Cantaro (cantar). Carga ...... Catty... Catty ... Catty... Catty.. Centaro... Centner.. Centner.... Centner.. Centner.... Centner Centner.... Centner... Centner.... Centner. Chih..... Coyan... Coyan... Cuadra... Cuadra.. Cuadra.... Cuadra.... Cubic meter... Cwt. (hundredweight) Dessiatine .. Dessiat.ne... Drachme.... Fanega (dry).. Fanega (dry). Fanega (dry).. Fanega (dry).. Fanega (dry)....... Fanega (dry)...... Fanega dry)... Fanega (dry).... Fanega (liquid)...

More frequently called "kin." Among merchants in the treaty ports it equals 1.33

avoirdu pois.

pound

FOREIGN WEIGHTS AND MEASURES, WITH

AMERICAN EQUIVALENTS—CONTINUED.

Denominations.

Where used.

American equivalents.

Feddan.
Frail (raisins
Frasco
Frasco ......
Fuder.
Garnice...
Gram.......
Hectare ....
Hectoliter (dry).....
Hectoliter (liquid)
Joch....
Ken........
Kilogram (kilo).
Kilometer....
Klafter ..
Koku .....
Korree.
Kwan......
Last....
Last..
Last..
Last..
Last....
Last.
League (land) ...
Li..........
Libra (pound)..
Libra (pound)...
Libra (pound)..
Libra (pound)
Libra (pound).
Libra (pound) ...
Libra (pound)
Libra (pound)
Libra (pound)..
Libra (pound) ....
Liter...............
Livre (pound).......
Livre (pound)....

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Egypt.....................

1.03 acre. Spain......

50 pounds. Argentine

2.5096 quarts. Mexico.......

2.5 quarts. Luxemburg.......

264.17 gallons. Russian Poland..

0.88 gallon. Metric.........

15. 432 grains. Metric......

2.471 acres. Metric.....

2.838 bushels. Metric.....

26.417 gallons. Austria-Hungary.

1.422 acres. Japan..

6 feet. Metric.....

2.2046 pounds. Metric....

0 621376 mile. Russia ....

216 cubic feet. Dan..............

4.9629 bushels. Russia..

.1 3.5 bushels. Japan....

| 8.28 pounds. Belgium and Holland..

85.134 bushels. England (dry malt)..

82.52 bushels. Germany ..............

2 metric tons (4,480 pounds). Prussia ..... .....

112.29 bushels. Russian Poland..

11% bushels. Spain (salt)....

4,760 pounds. Paraguay ......

4,633 acres. China ..........

2,115 feet. Castillian......

7,100 grains (troy). Argentine Rep

1.01.27 pounds. Central America

1.043 pounds. Chile..........

1.014 pounds. Cuba.....

1.0161 pounds, Mexico....

1.01465 pounds. Peru.

1.0143 pounds. Portugal..

1.011 pounds. Uruguay .....

1.0143 pounds. Venezuela...

1.0161 pounds. Metric......

1.0567 quarts. Greece....

1.1 pounds. Guiana ........

| 1.0791 pounds.

Square, 50 cubic feet; un England (timber)............

hewn, 40 cu. feet; inch

planks, 600 superficial ft. Costa Rica...

| 1 5-6 acres. Nicaragua and Salvador..

1.727 acres. Bolivia......

0.507 pound.
India.......

822-7 pounds.
Metric......
.....

39.37 inches.
Denmark ....

4.68 miles. Denmark (geographical)

4.61 miles. Nicaragua and llonduras

1.1493 miles. Prussia ....

0.63 acre. Egypt......

2.7.225 pounds. Greece.....

2.84 pounds. Ilungary.......

3.0817 pounds. Turkey ....

2.85418 pounds. Hungary and Wallach

2.5 pints. Egypt...

214 inches.
Borneo and Celebes..

135.64 pounds.
China, Japan and Sumatra... 133% pounds.
....
...... ..

13; 1 pounds.
... Philippine Islands......

137.9 pounds. Argentine Republic....

| 0.9478 foot. Castile......

0.91407 foot.

27.9 inches. Russia.............

36.112 pounds. Denmark and Sweden..

1.102 pounds. Great Britain ......

8.252 bushels. London (coal).......

36 bushels. Argentine Republic,

101.42 pounds. Brazil....

130.06 pounds. Castile, Chile, Mexico und Peru ... 101.61 pounds. G reece..............................

123.2 pounds.

Load.

Manzana..............
Manzana.........
Marc....
Maund...
Meter.
Mil..
Mil.
Milla......
Morgen..
Oke
Oke...
Oke..
Oke..
Oke.
Pic ..
Picul..
Picul.
Picul
Picul..
Pie ...
Pie...
Pik...
Pood.
Pund (pound).
Quarter.
Quarter..
Quintal ...
Quintal.
Quintal..
Quintal....

Turkey.....

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