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a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 36 bushels

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Issue 7 of The Thing, released in June 2009, is a pair of designer eyeglasses in a royal blue case with the words chaldron optical system debossed on its surface.
The agreed terms of the land grant were that Cope and Company would pay duty of one shilling and sixpence per chaldron of coal extracted, set aside coal reserves for use at the garrison at Annapolis Royal, build four houses on the site within three years (forming the core of a proposed township to be called Williamstown), and cultivate a tenth of the land (Murdoch 1865, p.
Staff at both Beamish and Bowes Railway believe that this will be the first opportunity to see a rake of chaldron waggons in action on an original route since 1959.
The next night, in January, they stole a BMW car from an address in Chaldron Way, Eaglescliffe, and then the ignition keys to a another top range vehicle in St John's Park, Stillington.
Christopher Fleming, 35, of Chaldron Way, Eaglescliffe, fined PS200 and ordered to pay PS70 costs for speeding.
Karl Anthony Wright, 40, of Chaldron Way, Eaglescliffe, fined PS80 and ordered to pay PS65 costs for speeding.
Daniels, formerly of Chaldron Way, Eaglescliffe, was given an eight-month jail sentence suspended for 18 months with 12 months supervision and he was ordered to pay pounds 10,057 compensation and pounds 500 towards prosecution costs.