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The following table, taken from the Wikipedia page entitled "Gallon", shows the details of a number of gallon-size units of capacity:

Volume Definition Inverted volume
(gallons per cubic foot)
Approx.
weight of
water (pounds
per gallon
@ 62 °F)
Cylindrical approximation
(cu in) (L or dm3) Diameter
(in)
Height
(in)
Relative
error
(%)
216 ≈ 3.5396 Roman congius 8 7.8 5 11 0.01
224 ≈ 3.6707 preserved at the Guildhall, London (old UK wine gallon) 7.71 8.09 9 3.5 0.6
231 3.785411784 statute of 5th of Queen Anne (US wine gallon, standard US gallon) 7.48 8.33 7 6 0.04
264.8 ≈ 4.3393 ancient Rumford quart (1228) 6.53 9.57 7.5 6 0.1
265.5 ≈ 4.3508 Exchequer (Henry VII, 1497, with rim) 6.51 9.59 13 2 0.01
266.25 ≈ 4.3631 ancient Rumford (1228)          
268.8025 4.40488377086 Winchester, statute 13 + 14 by William III (corn gallon, old US dry gallon) 6.43 9.71 18.5 1 0.00001
271 ≈ 4.4409 Exchequer (1601, E.) (old corn gallon) 6.38 9.79 4.5 17 0.23
272 ≈ 4.4573 corn gallon (1688)          
277.18 ≈ 4.5422 statute 12 of Anne (coal gallon) = 33/32 corn gallons 6.23 10      
277.274 4.543460 Imperial Gallon (1824) as originally evaluated. 6.23 10      
277.419433(ca.) 4.54609 standard imperial gallon (metric) (1964 Canada gallon, 1985 UK gallon) 6.23 10      
≈ 277.4195554.546092 Imperial gallon (1895) Re-determined in 1895, as defined in 1963. 6.23 10      
278 ≈ 4.5556 Exchequer (Henry VII, with copper rim) 6.21 10.04      
278.4 ≈ 4.5622 Exchequer (1601 and 1602 pints) 6.21 10.06      
280 ≈ 4.5884 Exchequer (1601 quart) 6.17 10.1      
282 ≈ 4.6212 Treasury (beer and ale gallon) 6.13 10.2      

Listing of gallon-size units on this wikiEdit

Article
Gallon (United States dry)
Gallon (United States customary)
Gallon (British Imperial)
Gallon (traditional British)

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