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Postby infomar@tstt.net.tt » Sat Sep 25, 2004 5:19 am

A perch is an area or part of an acre. What is the area of a Perch?
Thank you.
Ramon
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Re: Measurement

Postby Knight » Thu Sep 30, 2004 8:17 pm

infomar@tstt.net.tt wrote:A perch is an area or part of an acre. What is the area of a Perch?
Thank you.
Ramon

A perch is equivalent to a pole, and is equal to 25 links. A perch is also equal to 1 square rod, which is equal to 16.5 feet. There are 160 perch to an acre.

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Postby Guest » Sun Aug 07, 2005 10:04 pm

1 pole = 1 rod = 16.5 feet as a unit of length.
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