Soham, Cambridgeshire

There is a cart-weighing steelyard in Soham, 8 miles north-west of Newmarket, which could weigh up to two tons [Graham]; [Hogg]; [Burton]. The only other extant UK example is at Woodbridge.

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An extract from The Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles created by David Singmaster

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