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It's about nine-and-a-half times as big as a Hockey rink
In other words, 569 square perches is 9.48797499 times the size of a Hockey rink, and the size of a Hockey rink is 0.105396568 times that amount.
(per NHL specification)
Per National Hockey League Official Rules, a hockey rink should measure 60.96 m long by 25.908 m wide with a corner arc radius of 8.5344 m, for a total area of about 59.97064710 square perches. Ice hockey is believed to have developed from field hockey after players began holding games on ice rinks, which had been traditionally used for the sport of curling.
It's about one-tenth as big as The Pentagon
In other words, 569 square perches is 0.104 times the size of The Pentagon, and the size of The Pentagon is 9.62 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 one-tenth as big as The Citadelle
In other words, 569 square perches is 0.10 times the size of The Citadelle, and the size of The Citadelle is 10 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.
It's about one-tenth as big as Eden Park
In other words, 569 square perches is 0.096 times the size of Eden Park, and the size of Eden Park is 10.4 times that amount.
(Auckland, Auckland Province, New Zealand) (total grounds)
The largest stadium in New Zealand, Eden Park in Auckland measures about 5,930 square perches over its total grounds. It is primarily a rugby and cricket stadium. The Park offers rooftop tours, where fans can walk along the 39-meters-high roof of the stands.
It's about eleven-and-a-half times as big as Manchester Cathedral
In other words, 569 square perches is 11.62 times the size of Manchester Cathedral, and the size of Manchester Cathedral is 0.0861 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Mary, St Denys and St George) (Manchester, England, United Kingdom) (total interior area of Nave, Chapel, Library, Chapter House, and Rectory)
Manchester Cathedral includes a total interior area of 48.950 square perches between the Nave, Chapel, Library, Chapter House, and Rectory. The height of the Cathedral's bell tower is 41.1 m.
It's about twelve times as big as Fort Knox
In other words, 569 square perches is 12.2 times the size of Fort Knox, and the size of Fort Knox is 0.08 times that amount.
(a.k.a. the United States Bullion Depository, a.k.a. "Gold Vault") (Kentucky)
The United States Bullion Depository, commonly referred to by the metonym "Fort Knox" (in spite of the fact that the Depository is not located on the Fort proper), measures 32.0 m (105 ft) by 36.9 m (121 ft), for a total area of about 46.70 square perches. The Depository is most famous for housing the largest portion of the national gold reserve, but has also temporarily housed the original US Declaration of Independence, an original copy of the US Constitution, and other important documents, kept there for safe keeping during World War II.
It's about one-fifteenth as big as Grand Central Station
In other words, 569 square perches is 0.1 times the size of Grand Central Station, and the size of Grand Central Station is 10 times that amount.
(formally Grand Central Terminal, a.k.a. Grand Central, a.k.a. GCT) (New York City, New York) (total terminal area).
Grand Central station, the largest train station in the world by platform count, measures 8,000 square perches in total area. The large flag which was suspended from the concourse ceiling following the September 11th 2001 terrorist attacks measures about 3 square perches.