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It's about ten times as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.10 times 294.590 cubits.
(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
Dinosaurs in the genus Brachiosaurus had an estimated height (at the head with neck fully extended) of up to 28 cubits. A resin cast of the first Brachiosaurus specimen, owned by the Field Museum in Chicago, is currently on display at the O'Hare International Airport.
It's about twelve times as tall as a Telephone Pole.
In other words, the height of a Telephone Pole is 0.083 times 294.590 cubits.
(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)
A standard telephone pole is 24 cubits tall. Despite alternatives, most telephone poles in the US are made of wood — most commonly pine — and have a lifespan of 25 to 50 years, depending on climate and preservatives applied.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 0.07047608 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 14.189210 times that amount.
(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 4,180 cubits. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 0.0669523 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 14.9360 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 4,400 cubits. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about sixteen times as long as a London bus.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 16.10 times the length of a London bus, and the length of a London bus is 0.0621 times that amount.
(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
The Routemaster Double-Decker buses, well-known as icons of London, measure 18.30 cubits in length. The buses were said to be well-designed for travel in the London traffic, as they offered an open door for riders to board and exit even while the bus was moving at low speeds, and a full-time conductor to collect fares.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 0.06005 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 16.650 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 4,906 cubits in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about one-twentieth as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 0.05579356 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 17.923220 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 5,280 cubits. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 165.33330 cubits