It's about twelve times as long as The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach
In other words, 9.50 furlongs is 11.80 times the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach, and the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach is 0.0847 times that amount.(fully Pebble Beach Golf Links) (Pebble Beach; Monterey, California) (from Blue Tee)
The seventeenth hole on Pebble Beach Golf Links is a par 3 measuring 0.8050 furlongs from the blue tee. This hole was the site of professional golfer Jack Nicklaus' 1972 U.S. Open win, which included a 1-iron shot that bounced off the hole's flag and resulted in a birdie.
It's about twelve times as tall as Blackpool Tower
In other words, 9.50 furlongs is 12.10 times the height of Blackpool Tower, and the height of Blackpool Tower is 0.0826 times that amount.(Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom) (height to peak)
Blackpool Tower, part of an entertainment complex in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, measures 0.7850 furlongs to its peak. Under ideal conditions, visitors to the highest accessible point of the tower can see as far as the Isle of Man — 477 furlongs to the northwest.
It's about twelve-and-a-half times as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha
In other words, the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 0.08 times 9.50 furlongs.(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)
The tallest statue in the world, the Spring Temple Buddha in Henan, China stands at 0.7610 furlongs tall from its base. The Buddha is located in the 47,300,000-sq. m (11,700-acre) Fodushan Scenic Area near Mount Yao
It's about thirteen times as long as The Shambles
In other words, the length of The Shambles is 0.077 times 9.50 furlongs.(a.k.a. Maze of Twisting, a.k.a. The Great Flesh Shambles) (York, England, United Kingdom) (approximate)
The Shambles, a historic shopping street in York, stretches about 0.750 furlongs. Several of the buildings along the street are over seven hundred years old.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Olympus Mons
In other words, the height of Olympus Mons is 14 times 9.50 furlongs.(a.k.a. Mount Olympus) (Mars)
The tallest mountain in the solar system, Olympus Mons rises to approximately 130 furlongs. The mountain has been known to astronomers since the nineteenth century because it is tall enough to rise above Mars' frequent dust storms.
It's about fifteen times as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza
In other words, the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 0.067 times 9.50 furlongs.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated original height (without loss due to erosion) of 0.650 furlongs. The Pyramid was the tallest structure in the world for almost 4,000 years — from its construction ca. 2551 BCE until it was overtaken by the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincoln, England, built in the year 1300.
It's about seventeen-and-a-half times as long as a Football field
In other words, 9.50 furlongs is 17.41670 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 0.0574162 times that amount.(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
According to NFL specifications, an American football field should measure 0.5454550 furlongs from end to end. Because each team's goalpost is located at the far end of the scoring area (end zone), a ball on a scoring play may need to travel as many as 0.0454545 furlongs farther when kicked into the scoring area than when run (rushed) or passed into it.