(Update June 2002)
Weights & Measures
Areas of interest include:
Ancient and Historical Metrology
Traditional Imperial Units, their preservation and continued
Metrication: alternatives to, and reasons for rejecting
Metrication (some of these date from the decimalisation of the pound sterling)
Please visit the
British Weights and Measures Association main site
their news site for the latest news
especially the current prosecution (and persecution) of traders using Imperial measures
or their new campaign site which covers the Metric Martyr trials, photos of downsizing of consumer products and discussion forums.
- Time, the Calendar
- Other (non-decimal) systems:
such as TGM, a coherent dozenal metric system
Links to other sites with similar interests:
More such links will be added when
we have the necessary data, so if you have an interest in any of these or related
topics please let us have your website reference to add here.
- DSGB the Dozenal Society of Great Britain
- In favour of Imperial units
- BWMA British Weight and Measures Association main site (more detail than secondary site)
- BWMA website British Weight and Measures Association secondary site (latest news and more vox pop than main site)
- keep US measures
- Inch"Inch Perfect" (John Douglas, Estatopia.
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