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Best Hundredweight Poems

Below are the all-time best Hundredweight poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of hundredweight poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member ANNE LISTER'S COALMINE
Demand for coal is high in Halifax,
so Lister works out all the business facts.
She sees that this can make her profits soar,
for on her large...

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Categories: hundredweight, child, children, dark, slavery,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member GENTLEMAN JACK - THE PIT
Miss Lister studies all the business facts
to see a way to make her profits soar.
Beneath her large estate is coal galore
for which there's big demand...

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Categories: hundredweight, children, england, slavery,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Coke Ration
The Coke Ration
by Bob Moore ©2018

I remember long ago
the freezing winds
and the cold grey snow
5 am at the council gate
to pick up the coke
one hundredweight

The...

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Categories: hundredweight, remember,
Form: Rhyme