Quarterland

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Quarterland

An obsolete Scottish unit of area. A quarterland was the amount of land on which rent of two ounces of silver could be charged. In some areas, however, it indicated an area on which 1/4 ounce of silver was assessed. This system was used in western and northern Scotland.
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The Quarterlands Road in Dundrod was also closed due to a fallen tree and police closed the Foyle Bridge in Derry.