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It's about as big as Alcatraz
In other words, the size of Alcatraz is 1 times 3,500 square perches.
(a.k.a. The Rock) (California)
Alcatraz Island measures 3,500 square perches. It is known a part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and has historically served as a lighthouse, fort, military prison, and — most famously — a federal prison.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Buckingham Palace
In other words, the size of Buckingham Palace is 0.910 times 3,500 square perches.
(a.k.a. Buckingham House) (Westminster, London, England)
Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the British monarch, contains about 3,000 square perches of total floor space. The palace was first inhabited by Queen Victoria in 1831, although after the death of her husband in 1861, the Queen endeavored to spend as little time there as public opinion would allow.
It's about nine-tenths as big as King Shaka International Airport (DUR)
In other words, 3,500 square perches is 0.8590 times the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR), and the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR) is 1.160 times that amount.
(a.k.a. KSIA) (La Mercy, Durban City, eThekwini Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) (total terminal area)
King Shaka International Airport includes a main passenger terminal, with a total area of 4,070 square perches. The airport's single, main runway stretches 3,700 m in length. http://www.durban-tourism.com/King-Shaka.html - 21 sq. km land purchase??
It's about four-fifths as big as Ellis Island
In other words, 3,500 square perches is 0.7980 times the size of Ellis Island, and the size of Ellis Island is 1.250 times that amount.
(Jersey City, New Jersey and New York City, New York)(now officially part of the Statue of Liberty National Monument)
Ellis Island, home of the Ellis Island Immigration Station, is 4,390 square perches in total area. Nine-tenths of the island were artificially created after the New York-New Jersey borders had already been defined, leading to a sovereignty dispute which was settled by the US Supreme Court in 1998.
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as big as Croke Park
In other words, the size of Croke Park is 0.710 times 3,500 square perches.
(a.k.a. Páirc an Chrócaigh) (Dublin, Leinster, Ireland) (stadium area)
Croke Park, the Gaelic games stadium of Dublin, hosts hurling and Gaelic football matches in a 2,600 square perches stadium. The Park offers rooftop tours, where fans can walk along the 44-meters-high walkway.
It's about two-thirds as big as The Pentagon
In other words, 3,500 square perches is 0.6410 times the size of The Pentagon, and the size of The Pentagon is 1.560 times that amount.
(a.k.a. United States Department of Defense Headquarters) (Washington, D.C.) (total floor area)
The Pentagon, the world's largest office building, contains a total floor area of 5,460 square perches. Built during World War II, the designers compensated for the steel rations then in effect by using 310,000 cu. m of concrete in the construction efforts.
It's about three-fifths as big as The Citadelle
In other words, 3,500 square perches is 0.590 times the size of The Citadelle, and the size of The Citadelle is 1.70 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Citadelle, a.k.a. Québec Citadelle, a.k.a. The Citadel) (Québec City, Quebec, Canada) (for the fortified enclosure)
The Citadelle of Quebec, containing Canada's oldest military buildings measures about 590 square perches in total area. The fortress sits on a 90-meter cliffside, overlooking the St. Lawrence River.