| Edmund Burke - 1873
...contains 33,000,000 square acres of land, and an English acre consists of 6,272,640 square inches. An inch **of rain on an acre yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which, at** 277,274 cubic inches to the gallon, makes The year 1872. 5-82 2-23 2-25 2-14 4-95 3-43 2-26 2-55 2-80... | |
| REV. CHARLES BULLOCK - 1865
...varied from 30 tons per aere in Edinburgh to 215 tons per acre in Glasgow. An English acre consiste **of 6,272,640 square inches ; and an inch deep of rain on an acre yields** 6,272,040 cubic inches of water, which at 277-274 cubic inches to the gallon makes 22,622-5 gallons... | |
| 1867
..." Rain fell in London to the amount of 0.43 inch, which is equivalent to 43 tons of rain per acre. **An English acre consists of 6,272,640 < square inches...yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which, at** 277,274 cubic inches to the gallon, makes 22,622.5 gallons ; and as a gallon of distilled water weighs... | |
| 1867
...rain-fall: "Rain fell in London to the amount of 0.43 inch, which is equivalent to 43 tons of rain per acre. **An English acre consists of 6,272,640 square inches...yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which, at** 277,274 cubic inches to the gallon, makes 22,622.5 gallons; and as a gallon of distilled water weighs... | |
| Robert White Stevens - 1869 - 712 Seiten
...<£• aero. The rainfall daring the previous week varied from 30 ton t> acre in Edinburgh to 215 ton p **acre in Glasgow. An English acre consists of 6,272,640 square inches ; and an inch deep of rain on** on acre yields 6,272,6-10 cubic inches of water, which at 277'274 cubic inches to the gallon, makes... | |
| 1872
...of their extended wings, some twenty feet. As INCH OP RAIÜT. — An English acre, says the Builder, **consists of 6,272,640 square inches; and an inch deep...yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which, at** 277,274 cubic inches to the gallon, makes 22,6225 gallons; and as a gallon of distilled water weighs... | |
| Edmund Burke - 1873
...contains 33,000,000 square acres of land, and an English acre consists of 6,272,640 square inches. An inch **of rain on an acre yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which, at** 277,274 cubic inches to the gallon, makes RAINFALL OP 1872, AND THE EESPECTIVE MEANS OP FIVE YEAES... | |
| Thomas P. Janes, A.M., M.D. - 1876
...illustrated in the enormous quantity of water which falls upon the earth's surface. What is an inch of rain ? **An English acre consists of 6,272,640 square inches,...acre yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which at** 231. cubic inches to the gallon makes 27,154 gallons ; and as a gallon of distilled water weighs 10... | |
| Georgia. Department of Agriculture - 1878 - 256 Seiten
...illustrated in the enormous quantity of water which falls upon the earth's surface. What is an inch of rain ? **An English acre consists of 6,272,640 square inches,...acre yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which at** 231 cubic inches to the gallon makes 27,154 gallons ; and as a gallon of distilled water weighs 10... | |
| Thomas P. Janes - 1876
...in the enormous quantity of water, which falls upon the earth's surface. What is an inch of rain ? **An English acre consists of 6,272,640 square inches,...acre yields 6,272,640 cubic inches of water, which at** 231 cubic inches to the gallon makes 27,154 gallons ; and as a gallon of distilled water weighs 10... | |
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