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739.70 rods is about 4,000 times as tall as General Tom Thumb.
In other words, it's 4,100 times the height of General Tom Thumb, and the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.00024 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
General Tom Thumb was an LP with a height (at his death) of 0.180 rods. Thumb stopped growing at 0.130 rods when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
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