Stunde [German]

A unit of itinerant distance. “Stunde” is also the German word for “hour,” and a Stunde is in principle the distance a person can walk in 1 hour.

Switzerland 4.8 kilometers.
Bavaria 3.7075 km, 2.304 miles
Bohemia 2.878 miles
Westphalia 3.454 miles
Baden 2.76 miles

Latimer Clark.
A Dictionary of Metric and Other Useful Measures.
London: E & F.N. Spon, 1891.


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