Imperial weights and measures

Salter pre-metric scales, 1950s

Pounds and ounces

In the UK we used pounds and ounces or imperial weight measurements until 2000.

Feet and inches

Length measurements

Length measurements were feet and inches, but how about chains, rods and poles?

Imperial length measures

Pint milk bottles

Volume measurements

How many fluid ounces were there in a pint?

Imperial volume measures

 
 

Retrowow Established 2002

Vintage, retro & social history