Convert Bushels (bsh) to Register Tons (GRT) | bsh in GRT

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# Let's convert Bushels (bsh) to Register Tons (GRT)

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

## Quick Reference for Converting Bushels to Register Tons

Formula
GRT = bsh / 80.36
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Register Tons, divide the number of Bushels by 80.4
Bushels (bsh) in 1 Register Ton
There are 80.36 Bushels in 1 Register Ton
Register Tons (GRT) in 1 Bushel
There are 0.01 Register Tons 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'.

Register Ton
/ˈrɛdʒɪstə tʌn/
Symbol: GRT
Unit System: Shipping

### What is the Register Ton?

The register ton is a unit of volume in the shipping world and uses the symbol GRT.

1 register ton is equal to 100 ft³ or 2.832 m³.

The register ton is used in shipping to measure the amount of cargo on a vessel. The phrase is often mistaken for a unit of mass or weight because of the term 'ton' but should not be confused.

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