# Convert Long Tons to Pounds & Ounces

Enter the weight in long tons below to get the value converted to pounds.

**Results in Pounds:**

1 lt = 2239 lb 15.999695999999 oz

## How to Convert Long Tons to Pounds

To convert a long ton measurement to a pound measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One long ton is equal to 2,239.999981 pounds, so use this simple formula to convert:

The weight in pounds is equal to the long tons multiplied by 2,239.999981.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 long tons to pounds using the formula above.

Long tons and pounds are both units used to measure weight. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Long Tons

One long ton is equal to 2,240 pounds and is mostly used in the United Kingdom as a unit of mass/weight. Long tons are not the same as the short ton, which is used mostly in the United States, or the metric ton which is used throughout the world.

The long ton is an imperial unit of weight. A long ton is sometimes also referred to as an imperial ton or displacement ton. Long tons can be abbreviated as *lt*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *t*. For example, 1 long ton can be written as 1 lt or 1 t.

## Pounds

One pound is defined as a unit of mass/weight equal to 16 ounces, or 0.45359237 kilograms.
One pound is equal to 7,000 grains in the avoirdupois or apothecaries' systems.^{[1]}

The pound is a US customary and imperial unit of weight. A pound is sometimes also referred to as a common ounce. Pounds can be abbreviated as *lb*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *lbs*, *lb _{m}*, or

*#*. For example, 1 pound can be written as 1 lb, 1 lbs, 1 lb

_{m}, or 1 #.

## Long Ton Measurements and Equivalent Pound Conversions

Long Tons | Pounds |
---|---|

1 lt | 2,240 lb |

2 lt | 4,480 lb |

3 lt | 6,720 lb |

4 lt | 8,960 lb |

5 lt | 11,200 lb |

6 lt | 13,440 lb |

7 lt | 15,680 lb |

8 lt | 17,920 lb |

9 lt | 20,160 lb |

10 lt | 22,400 lb |

11 lt | 24,640 lb |

12 lt | 26,880 lb |

13 lt | 29,120 lb |

14 lt | 31,360 lb |

15 lt | 33,600 lb |

16 lt | 35,840 lb |

17 lt | 38,080 lb |

18 lt | 40,320 lb |

19 lt | 42,560 lb |

20 lt | 44,800 lb |

21 lt | 47,040 lb |

22 lt | 49,280 lb |

23 lt | 51,520 lb |

24 lt | 53,760 lb |

25 lt | 56,000 lb |

26 lt | 58,240 lb |

27 lt | 60,480 lb |

28 lt | 62,720 lb |

29 lt | 64,960 lb |

30 lt | 67,200 lb |

31 lt | 69,440 lb |

32 lt | 71,680 lb |

33 lt | 73,920 lb |

34 lt | 76,160 lb |

35 lt | 78,400 lb |

36 lt | 80,640 lb |

37 lt | 82,880 lb |

38 lt | 85,120 lb |

39 lt | 87,360 lb |

40 lt | 89,600 lb |

## References

- Encyclopædia Britannica, Avoirdupois weight, https://www.britannica.com/science/avoirdupois-weight

## More Long Ton Weight Conversions

**US Customary & Imperial Units**

- Convert to Tons
- 1 lt is equal to 1.12 tons
- Convert to Ounces
- 1 lt is equal to 35,840 ounces

**SI Units**

- Convert to Metric Tons
- 1 lt is equal to 1.016047 metric tons
- Convert to Kilograms
- 1 lt is equal to 1,016.05 kilograms
- Convert to Grams
- 1 lt is equal to 1,016,046.9 grams
- Convert to Milligrams
- 1 lt is equal to 1,016,046,900 milligrams

**Other Units**

- Convert to Carats
- 1 lt is equal to 5,080,234.5 carats