Buteshire


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Buteshire

(ˈbjuːtˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
(Placename) (until 1975) a county of SW Scotland, consisting of islands in the Firth of Clyde and Kilbrannan Sound: formerly part of Strathclyde region (1975–96), now part of Argyll and Bute council area
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One would think that the same measure should be used in measuring wheat, barley and oats, but in Buteshire a boll of wheat equals 240 pounds, and a boll of barley equals 320 pounds, while a boll of oats in Argyleshire equals six bushels.
Disappointingly,the good people of Aberdeenshire didn't go for Thrift that was chosen by Buteshire,as Plantlife International still call it.