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It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Great Wall of China (wall only).
In other words, 245 furlongs is 0.007874 times the length of The Great Wall of China (wall only), and the length of The Great Wall of China (wall only) is 127 times that amount.
(长城, 長城, Chángchéng, a.k.a. 万里长城, 萬里長城, Wànlǐ Chángchéng) (a.k.a. "The long wall of 10,000 Li") (from Shanhaiguan through Lop Nur, China) (wall segments only)
The Great Wall of China has total wall segment length of 31.110 furlongs. Built and maintained in multiple sections over about eleven centuries, the Great Wall is currently suffering the effects of erosion, especially in the older sections made primarily out of mud.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 129.360 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.0077304 times that amount.
(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 1.8940 furlongs to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102nd floor of the building.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Amazon River.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 0.007657 times the length of The Amazon River, and the length of The Amazon River is 130.60 times that amount.
(from Nevado Mismi, Arequipa, Peru through near Marajó, Brazil) (approximate distance)
The Amazon River has an approximate distance of 32,000 furlongs. Although by most measures it is the largest and one of the most significant rivers in the world, the region surrounding the Amazon is mostly sparsely populated and the river itself has no bridges across it at any point.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 152 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.00658 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 1.610 furlongs tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 0.1840 furlongs or less.
It's about 150 times as long as The QE2.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 168 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.00595 times that amount.
(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 1.460 furlongs. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 47,700,000 furlongs, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about one-two-hundredth as long as The Great Wall of China (total).
In other words, 245 furlongs is 0.00557 times the length of The Great Wall of China (total), and the length of The Great Wall of China (total) is 180 times that amount.
(长城, 長城, Chángchéng, a.k.a. 万里长城, 萬里長城, Wànlǐ Chángchéng) (a.k.a. "The long wall of 10,000 Li") (from Shanhaiguan through Lop Nur, China) (total length, all branches)
The Great Wall of China, including all branches and trenches, is 44,000 furlongs. Built and maintained in multiple sections over about eleven centuries, the Great Wall is currently suffering the effects of erosion, especially in the older sections made primarily out of mud.
It's about 200 times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 217 times the height of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.00461 times that amount.
(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 1.130 furlongs above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.