# How long is 49 feet?

It's about as tall as The Hollywood Sign

The height of The Hollywood Sign is about 49 feet.

(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)

It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as a Semitrailer

The length of a Semitrailer is about 48 feet.

(a.k.a. semi-trailer truck, a.k.a. semi, a.k.a. tractor-trailer, a.k.a. truck and trailer, a.k.a. eighteen-wheeler, a.k.a. big rig, a.k.a. Mack truck, a.k.a. transport, a.k.a. lorry, a.k.a. artic; for box truck; United States Federal length limits)

It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as a Brachiosaurus

The height of a Brachiosaurus is about 43 feet.

(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)

It's about four-fifths as long as a Bowling Lane

The length of a Bowling Lane is about 62.8480 feet.

(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)

It's about three-fourths as long as a Cricket Pitch

The length of a Cricket Pitch is about 66 feet.

(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)

It's about one-and-two-fifths times as tall as a Telephone Pole

The height of a Telephone Pole is about 36 feet.

(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)

It's about one-and-four-fifths times as long as a London bus

The length of a London bus is about 27.50 feet.

(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)

It's about half as tall as De Gooyer

The height of De Gooyer is about 89 feet.

(a.k.a. De Funenmolen, a.k.a. The Mill on the Funen) (near Oostelijk Havengebied, Amsterdam, Netherlands) (total structure height)

It's about half as long as Baseball base distances

The length of Baseball base distances is about 90 feet.

(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)

It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as a Giraffe

The height of a Giraffe is about 19 feet.

(

*Giraffa camelopardalis*) (Adult, average)It's about one-third as long as Ha'Penny Bridge

The length of Ha'Penny Bridge is about 141 feet.

(a.k.a.

*Droichead na Leathphingine*, a.k.a. Liffey Bridge, a.k.a.*Droichead na Life*, f.k.a. Wellington Bridge) (Quay of Bachelors Walk, Temple Bar Neighborhood, Dublin, Ireland)It's about one-third as tall as The Chicago Water Tower

The height of The Chicago Water Tower is about 154 feet.

(Chicago, Illinois)

It's about three-tenths as tall as The Arc de Triomphe

The height of The Arc de Triomphe is about 160 feet.

(Paris, France)

It's about three-tenths as tall as Nelson's Column

The height of Nelson's Column is about 169.40 feet.

(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)

It's about three-and-a-half times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)

The length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is about 13.380 feet.

(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a.

*Käfer*)