It's about one-fourth as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
In other words, 67 spans is 0.272 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 3.68 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 247 spans tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.
It's about four times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 67 spans is 3.755 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.2663 times that amount.(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 17.840 spans. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.
It's about one-fourth as tall as The Cinderella Castle
In other words, 67 spans is 0.266 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 3.76 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 252 spans tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about one-fifth as wide as The Wingspan of a 747
In other words, 67 spans is 0.224 times the width of The Wingspan of a 747, and the width of The Wingspan of a 747 is 4.46 times that amount.(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
The wingspan of a Boeing 747-8 is 300 spans. Fully loaded, the 747 can travel 36,300,000 spans before refueling.
It's about one-fifth as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree)
In other words, 67 spans is 0.2 times the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree), and the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 5 times that amount.(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
Giant Sequoias of the Giant Sequoia National Monument located in Sierra Nevada, near Visalia, California can grow to heights of 330 spans. The wood from the Giant Sequoias is often brittle and prone to shattering when such trees are felled, and as a result the trees logged in the late nineteenth century were often usable only as shingles or matchsticks.
It's about one-fifth as tall as The Statue of Liberty
In other words, 67 spans is 0.1647 times the height of The Statue of Liberty, and the height of The Statue of Liberty is 6.07 times that amount.(a.k.a. "Liberty Enlightening the World," a.k.a. La Liberté Éclairant le Monde) (Liberty Island, New York City, New York) (pedestal base to torch peak)
The Statue of Liberty reaches 406.80 spans including the pedestal. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top.
It's about one-fifth as tall as Big Ben
In other words, 67 spans is 0.16 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 6.3 times that amount.(officially the clock tower of Palace of Westminster, a.k.a. Houses of Parliament) (London, England)
The clock tower of the Palace of Westminster, which houses the bell known as "Big Ben," rises 420 spans. The tower has no elevator, and is therefore only accessible by climbing 334 steps to the top.