The art of practical measuring easily perform'd by a two foot rule, which slides to a foot. On which is the best measure of round timber the common way. Also, the true Measure of Round, Square, or other Timber or Stone, Board, Glass, Paving, Painting, Wainscot, &c. Gauging of Cask, and Gauging and Inching of Tuns. Containing brief instructions in decimal arithmetick. The best way of using the Logarithms according to Mr. Townley. The Use of a new Diagonal Scale, of 100 parts in a quarter of an Inch, applied to Gunter's Chain. And lastly, some useful directions in dialling, not hitherto Published. By H. C. gent

Main Author: Coggeshall, Henry
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for Thomas Bennet, at the Half-Moon in St. Paul's Church-Yard 1706, 1706
Edition:The third edition, corrected
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T83405. - First published as 'A treatise of measures. - Pp.111-114 misnumbered 103-106. - Preface signed: Henry Coggeshall. - Reproduction of original from British Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([10],106[i.e.114]p.,plate) ill 12°