Origin of chaldron
Examples from the Web for chaldron
One chaldron of Newcastle coal weighs from 2850 to upwards of 2978lb.A Practical Treatise on Gas-light|Fredrick Accum
The rest we intend to sell, we having above ten chaldron between us.
This afternoon came my great store of Coles in, being to Chaldron, so that I may see how long they will last me.
Called up by people come to deliver in ten chaldron of coals, brought in one of our prizes from Newcastle.
I did not care what it was worth, I did not know what a chaldron was, anyway,—and I have never found out.The Believing Years|Edmund Lester Pearson