Hogshead

Hogshead,

Definition of Hogshead:

  1. A large cask.

  2. Older unit of volumetric capacity equal to 63 to 66 US gallons or about 238 to 249.50 liters.

How to use Hogshead in a sentence?

  1. Within months he had joined forces with him to make their first large shipment to London: 48 hogsheads and a quarter cask, sent to Robert Blake Byass, who was to become their UK agent.

Meaning of Hogshead & Hogshead Definition