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MILE, measure. A length of a thousand paces, or seventeen hundred and sixty yards, or five thousand two hundred and eighty feet. It contains eight furlongs, every furlong being forty poles, and each pole sixteen feet six inches. 2 Stark. R. 89.

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Conwy Councillors themselves have already accepted the 45p a mile rate and yesterday Conwy's principal scrutiny and overview committee voted to recommend to its Cabinet that staff must claim the same rate from November 1 this year.
At a 12-hour per day march rate, this would equate to an 8-minute per mile rate of advance.
But no Welsh MP has taken advantage of the 20p per mile rate offered for journeys by bicycle.
7p per mile rate for using their cars, or the free first-class travel - helps them enjoy an already comfortable lifestyle.
This means that the volunteer mile rate from September 1 through December 31, 2005, is 34cents per mile.