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It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as big as Abel Tasman National Park
In other words, 176 arpents is 0.00268 times the size of Abel Tasman National Park, and the size of Abel Tasman National Park is 373.8 times that amount.
(Tasman District, South Island, New Zealand)
New Zealand's Abel Tasman National Park measures about 65,790 arpents in total area. The size of the park has increased over the years as donated parcels of land have been added to it, with the last expansion in 2008 adding 2,307 arpents.
It's about 400 times as big as a Hockey rink
In other words, 176 arpents is 397.381818 times the size of a Hockey rink, and the size of a Hockey rink is 0.0025164715 times that amount.
(per NHL specification)
Per National Hockey League Official Rules, a hockey rink should measure 60.96 m long by 25.908 m wide with a corner arc radius of 8.5344 m, for a total area of about 0.4428989750 arpents. Ice hockey is believed to have developed from field hockey after players began holding games on ice rinks, which had been traditionally used for the sport of curling.
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as big as Edinburgh
In other words, 176 arpents is 0.0023 times the size of Edinburgh, and the size of Edinburgh is 439 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Edinburgh, a.k.a. Dùn Èideann, a.k.a. Edinburgum) (Scotland, United Kingdom)
Edinburgh, Scotland's capital, measures 77,100 arpents. Edinburgh Castle, atop Castle Rock, is the centerpiece of the city and has been continuously-occupied for over 1,800 years.
It's about 500 times as big as Manchester Cathedral
In other words, 176 arpents is 486.9 times the size of Manchester Cathedral, and the size of Manchester Cathedral is 0.00205 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Mary, St Denys and St George) (Manchester, England, United Kingdom) (total interior area of Nave, Chapel, Library, Chapter House, and Rectory)
Manchester Cathedral includes a total interior area of 0.36150 arpents between the Nave, Chapel, Library, Chapter House, and Rectory. The height of the Cathedral's bell tower is 41.1 m.
It's about 500 times as big as Fort Knox
In other words, 176 arpents is 511 times the size of Fort Knox, and the size of Fort Knox is 0.0020 times that amount.
(a.k.a. the United States Bullion Depository, a.k.a. "Gold Vault") (Kentucky)
The United States Bullion Depository, commonly referred to by the metonym "Fort Knox" (in spite of the fact that the Depository is not located on the Fort proper), measures 32.0 m (105 ft) by 36.9 m (121 ft), for a total area of about 0.3450 arpents. The Depository is most famous for housing the largest portion of the national gold reserve, but has also temporarily housed the original US Declaration of Independence, an original copy of the US Constitution, and other important documents, kept there for safe keeping during World War II.
It's about one-five-hundred-fiftieth as big as Dublin
In other words, 176 arpents is 0.00190 times the size of Dublin, and the size of Dublin is 526.9 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Baile Átha Cliath) (Leinster, Ireland) (for metro Dublin City)
The city of Dublin and its surrounding metro areas measure 92,710 arpents. Dublin is home to the Spire of Dublin, a stainless steel monument built in 2003 that rises to 121.2 m in height.
It's about one-six-hundredth as big as Philadelphia
In other words, 176 arpents is 0.00172 times the size of Philadelphia, and the size of Philadelphia is 580.4 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Philly, a.k.a. The City of Brotherly Love) (Pennsylvania)
The largest city in Pennsylvania as of 2009 and at one time the second-largest city in the British Empire, Philadelphia measures 102,200 arpents in total area. The city is known as a center of great historical importance and as the one-time capital of the United States.