Chains To Meters Converter
To use our chains to meters converter type the number of chains into the chains box, alternatively to convert meters to chains type the number of meters into the meters box.
Chains - Definitions
In land area 10 square chains is 1 acre and building plots often used to be divided up using chains as the measurement. In practice these measurements were made using phyiscal chains of 22 yards length made up of 100 metal links and so innaccuracies due to terrain features were present in many measurements taken using this method.
1 chain is also the length of a cricket pitch.
Chains To Meters Conversion Factor
1 chain = 20.1167981 meters
Meter To Chains Conversion Factor
1 meter = 0.0497097 chains
Imperial Length Units To Meters Converters
1 Meter Expressed In Imperial Units
Imperial Units Expressed As Meters