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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Space Needle
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The height of The Space Needle is about 805 spans.
(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral
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The height of St. Paul's Cathedral is about 761 spans.
(London, England, United Kingdom)
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It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Washington Monument
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The height of The Washington Monument is about 740.550 spans.
(Washington, D.C.)
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It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge
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The height of The Golden Gate Bridge is about 993 spans.
(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
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It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel)
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The height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel) is about 722 spans.
(a.k.a. 新加坡摩天观景轮, a.k.a. சிங்கப்பூர் ஃப்ளையர், a.k.a. Pelayang Singapura) (Marina Centre, Singapore)
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It's about one-and-one-fifth times as long as The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach
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The length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach is about 709 spans.
(fully Pebble Beach Golf Links) (Pebble Beach; Monterey, California) (from Blue Tee)
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It's about one-and-one-fourth times as tall as Blackpool Tower
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The height of Blackpool Tower is about 691 spans.
(Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom) (height to peak)
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It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha
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The height of The Spring Temple Buddha is about 669 spans.
(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)
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It's about one-and-three-tenths times as long as The Shambles
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The length of The Shambles is about 660 spans.
(a.k.a. Maze of Twisting, a.k.a. The Great Flesh Shambles) (York, England, United Kingdom) (approximate)
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It's about one-and-a-half times as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza
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The height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is about 570 spans.
(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
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It's about two-thirds as long as The QE2
The length of The QE2 is about 1,290 spans.
(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
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It's about three-fifths as tall as The Eiffel Tower
The height of The Eiffel Tower is about 1,420 spans.
(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
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It's about one-and-four-fifths times as long as a Football field
The length of a Football field is about 480 spans.
(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
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It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch
The length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is about 459 spans.
(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)
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It's about half as tall as The Empire State Building
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The height of The Empire State Building is about 1,666.70 spans.
(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
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