Meal (field measure)

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The meal was an old field measure in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland . The measure was characterized by two different values.

When the field was measured

Was when measuring vineyards

  • 1 meal = 250 square fathoms = 11 1/40 ares


Individual evidence

  1. a b Fr. Silber: The coins, measurements and weights of all countries in the world are calculated individually according to their values ​​and proportions to all German coins, measurements and weights, along with details of the trading venues and their billing ratios. Moritz Ruhl, Leipzig 1861, p. 230.