Foer i tiden ble den regnet for an fullgaard med 1 skpd. 19 lpd. salt og 4 skinn

English translation: naval ton, true pound, liespund

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Norwegian term or phrase:Foer i tiden ble den regnet for an fullgaard med 1 skpd. 19 lpd. salt og 4 skinn
English translation:naval ton, true pound, liespund
Entered by: EileenF

20:48 Aug 8, 2011
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History / Farming in the 1600s
Norwegian term or phrase: Foer i tiden ble den regnet for an fullgaard med 1 skpd. 19 lpd. salt og 4 skinn
Looking for measurements: skpd and lpd. I know that spd means "speciedalar" - an old Norwegian currency but that doesn't help.
EileenF
Local time: 21:24
naval ton, true pound, liespund
Explanation:
http://www.metrum.org/measures/european.htm

http://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skippund

http://sv.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lispund

http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/catalogue/adsdata/arch-352-1/dissemina...

Some equivalents - although the terms used seem to change depending on the era and who wrote what. You might also consider the latin in this case too.

Skippund - navale talentum - naval ton

lispund - liuonicum talentum - liespund/lispund

skålpund - true pound
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Jande
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Summary of answers provided
2 +1naval ton, true pound, liespund
Jande
Summary of reference entries provided
Some old measurements
Vedis Bjørndal

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naval ton, true pound, liespund


Explanation:
http://www.metrum.org/measures/european.htm

http://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skippund

http://sv.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lispund

http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/catalogue/adsdata/arch-352-1/dissemina...

Some equivalents - although the terms used seem to change depending on the era and who wrote what. You might also consider the latin in this case too.

Skippund - navale talentum - naval ton

lispund - liuonicum talentum - liespund/lispund

skålpund - true pound

Jande
Australia
Local time: 13:24
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Tusen takk, Jande.

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agree  Vedis Bjørndal
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Reference comments


35 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Reference: Some old measurements

Reference information:
This might help you find an English translation

Example sentence(s):
  • 1 skippund (skpd) = 20 lispund = 320 pund = 159,40 kg. 1 lispund (lpd) = 16 pund = 7,9698 kg

    Reference: http://www.stovnerporten.no/kommentar_a/skylda.htm
Vedis Bjørndal
Norway
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian

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agree  Leif Henriksen: Yup - this is probably it.
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