link

Various units of length arising from the use of surveyors' chains. 1 link = 1/100 chain. Abbreviation, “li”.

Links in Gunter's Chain
Locale Length
Most 7.92 inches. In the United States, these are inches of the U.S. Survey foot.
Scotland 8.88 inches
Ireland 10.08 inches

Links in Ramden's chain were 12 inches long.

Links in Rathborn's chain were 1.98 inches long.

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