Convert Bushels (bsh) to Imperial Gallons (gal) | bsh in gal

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# Let's convert Bushels (bsh) to Imperial Gallons (gal)

This quick and easy calculator will convert Bushels (bsh) to Imperial Gallons (gal) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

## Quick Reference for Converting Bushels to Imperial Gallons

Formula
gal = bsh x 7.75
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Imperial Gallons, multiply the number of Bushels by 7.8
Bushels (bsh) in 1 Imperial Gallon
There are 0.13 Bushels in 1 Imperial Gallon
Imperial Gallons (gal) in 1 Bushel
There are 7.75 Imperial Gallons in 1 Bushel

## Unit Information

Bushel
/ˈbʊʃ(ə)l/
Symbol: bsh
Unit System: Imperial

### What is the Bushel?

The bushel is a unit of volume in the imperial unit system with the symbol bsh.

1 bushel is equal to 8 dry gallons, or 36.36872 litres.

The bushel was introduced in England as a unit to bridge the relatively large gap between a pound and a ton - and was used largely to measure volumes of liquid being imported and exported following the Norman Conquest such as wine and ale.

The name bushel comes from the ancient French 'boissiel' which means 'little box'.

Imperial Gallon
/ˈɡalən/
Symbol: gal
Unit System: Imperial

### What is the Imperial Gallon?

The gallon is a unit of volume in the imperial unit system with the symbol gal.

1 British imperial gallon is defined as 4.54609 litres or 277.4194 in³.

The term gallon derives directly from the Old Northern French term 'galun' which means 'liquid measure'. The origin of the word prior to this is still unknown. It originated as the base of the system for measuring wine and beer in the UK and has now been adopted across the world and there are similar versions in the US and associated states (although they measure slightly differently).

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