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*: Seven pounds make a clove, 2 cloves a stone, 2 stone a tod 6 1/2 tods a wey, 2 weys a sack, 12 sacks a last. The Pathway points out the etymology of the word cloves; it calls them claves or nails. It is to be observed here that a sack is 13 tods, and a tod 28 pounds, so that the sack is 364 pounds.
*: By a statute of 9 Hen. VI. it was ordained that the wey of cheese should contain 32 cloves of 7 lbs. each, i.e. 224 lbs., or 2 cwts.