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quarter, or furlong

Latin ferlang, ferdingus, usually translated as furlong in the Phillimore edition, but sometimes as quarter.

For more detail, see the note to DEV 1,4 in Domesday Book, vol. 9: Devon, edited by Caroline and Frank Thorn (2 vols., Phillimore, 1985)
, which can also be found online at: https://hydra.hull.ac.uk/resources/hull:535.
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