1926M. NathanS. Afr. from Within 310For area, the Cape rood is taken as the basis of measurement.
1934C.P. Swart Supplement to Pettman. 29Cape Rood, The unit of length in Cape land measure, 12 Cape feet in length or 12,396 British feet. It is not to be confused with the British rood, which is a measure of area and is one-fourth of an acre.
1942Off. Yr Bk of Union No. 22, 1941 (Union Office of Census & Statistics) 982Denominations which are permitted for Expressing Trade Contracts...Length The Cape foot = 0.3148581 metre. The Cape rood.
1957Handbk for Farmers (Dept of Agric.)I. 345Table of Measures, Weights, Etc...Areas..1 Morgen = 600 square Cape Roods.
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