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French pre-revolutionary system of units

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This system was in use in France prior to the Revolution. It was based on units promulgated by Charlemagne, but different areas had modified the values so that the same-named unit could have different values at different locations.

The units listed in this wiki are the ones current in Paris in 1789, at the start of the Revolution. Specific pages deal with units of length or distance, weight or mass, …

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