Measuring Information

Measuring Information

Inch - 2.539954 centimeters

Foot - 3.047950 decimeters

Yard - 0.91438325 metre

Fathom - 1.82876696 metres

Pole - 5.02911 meters

Furlong - 201.16437 meters

Mile - 1609.3146 metres

6 feet - 1 fathom

120 fathoms - Coble length

7 ½ Cable lengths - 1 mile

5280 feets - 1 stat, mile

6080 - 1 naut, mile

3 inches - 1 palm

6 inches - 1 hand

6 inches - 1 span

18 inches - 1 cubit

21.8 in - 1 Bible cubit

2 ½ feet - 1 military pact

7.52 inches - 1 link

25 Links - 1 rod. 10Sq. Chains or 160 Sq. rods 1 acre

640 acres - 1 Sq. Mile

36 Sq.Miles (6 miles sq.) - 1 township

4 rods - 1 chain

12 inches - 1 foot

3 feet - 1 yard

5 ½ yards - 1 rod

40 rods - 1 furlong

8 furlongs - 1 Stat. mile

3 miles - 1 league

2 ¼ inches - 1 nail

4 nails - 1 quarter

4 quarters - 1 yard