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What does LT stand for?

LT stands for Long Ton

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8 million 119,000 * Deadweight tonnage (Dwt) is the total carrying capacity of a ship and is expressed in long tons (1 long ton = 2,240 pounds).
She was a small, two-decked former 92-gun wooden "line of battle" ship, measuring 205ft long, 54ft deep, with a gross tonnage of 4,375 long tons and originally eguipped with 10,8inch guns and eighty-two 30-pounders.
1 million long tons, driven by an increase in oil products, containerized cargo and grains.