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 It's about five times as heavy as The Statue of Liberty In other words, 259,950,000 pounds is 4.790 times the weight of The Statue of Liberty, and the weight of The Statue of Liberty is 0.2090 times that amount. (a.k.a. Liberty Enlightening the World, a.k.a. La Liberté éclairant le monde) (total weight, including foundation)The total weight of the Statue of Liberty, including her base is roughly 54,200,000 pounds. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top. It's about nine times as heavy as The Brooklyn Bridge In other words, 259,950,000 pounds is 8.8520 times the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge, and the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge is 0.1130 times that amount. (a.k.a. New York and Brooklyn Bridge) (Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York City, New York) (total weight)The total weight of the Brooklyn Bridge is approximately 29,370,000 pounds. In a promotional event to prove the bridge's stability shortly after it opened, entertainer P. T. Barnum led a parade of 21 elephants across it in May of 1884. It's about eleven-and-a-half times as heavy as The Eiffel Tower In other words, the weight of The Eiffel Tower is 0.0855 times 259,950,000 pounds. (a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (total weight)The Eiffel Tower weighs approximately 22,300,000 pounds. Architected to be quickly assembled, the Tower contains only 930 cu. meters of solid material. It's about 90 times as heavy as a Tree (Sierra Redwood) In other words, 259,950,000 pounds is 91 times the weight of a Tree (Sierra Redwood), and the weight of a Tree (Sierra Redwood) is 0.011 times that amount. (a.k.a. Giant Sequoia, a.k.a. Sierran redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia, a.k.a. "Big Tree", Sequoiadendron giganteum)The weight of wood in a Giant Sequoia is 2,900,000 pounds. General Sherman, a specimen in Sequoia National Park in Visalia, California, is the largest tree in the world by volume, with an estimated weight of about 4,200,000 pounds. It's about 200 times as heavy as Christ the Redeemer (statue) In other words, 259,950,000 pounds is 186 times the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue), and the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue) is 0.00538 times that amount. (a.k.a. O Cristo Redentor, a.k.a. Christo redemptor) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)Christ the Redeemer weighs 1,400,000 pounds. The statue overlooks the city of Rio de Janeiro from atop the 709.9-meter (2,329 ft) granite peak in the Tijuca Forest National Park. It's about 750 times as heavy as a House In other words, 259,950,000 pounds is 756 times the weight of a House, and the weight of a House is 0.00132 times that amount. (149 sq. m, single-level, unfurnished) A 149 sq. m (1,600 sq. ft), single-story, unfurnished house (without extensive masonry) of the type commonly found in America would weigh approximately 344,000 pounds, based on the weight of the included materials. In contrast, a yurt — a type of dwelling structure popular among nomadic peoples of East Asia — typically weighs less than 1,010 pounds. It's about 850 times as heavy as The Statue of Liberty (without base) In other words, the weight of The Statue of Liberty (without base) is 0.0012 times 259,950,000 pounds. (a.k.a. Liberty Enlightening the World, a.k.a. La Liberté éclairant le monde) (total weight, including foundation)The total weight of the Statue of Liberty — the Statue's copper and framework only, excluding the base — is roughly 310,000 pounds. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top.