It's about six times as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree)
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 5.90 times the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree), and the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 0.170 times that amount.(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
Giant Sequoias of the Giant Sequoia National Monument located in Sierra Nevada, near Visalia, California can grow to heights of 45 smoots. The wood from the Giant Sequoias is often brittle and prone to shattering when such trees are felled, and as a result the trees logged in the late nineteenth century were often usable only as shingles or matchsticks.
It's about six-and-a-half times as long as The Wingspan of a 747
It's about eight times as tall as The Cinderella Castle
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 7.840 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.1280 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 33.80 smoots tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about eight times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 8.01 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.1250 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 33.10 smoots tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.
It's about eight times as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 8.20 times the height of The Mahabodhi Temple, and the height of The Mahabodhi Temple is 0.120 times that amount.(a.k.a. Great Awakening Temple, a.k.a. Maha Bodhi Temple, a.k.a. Temple of Bodh Gaya, a.k.a. Mahabodhi Mahavihar) (Bodh Gaya, Gaya District, Bihar, India)
The tower of the Mahabodhi Temple measures 32 smoots in total height. The site has been of sacred interest for more than 2,000 years, with the current Temple dating back at least 1,400 years.
It's about one-tenth as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 0.120 times the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame, and the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 8.30 times that amount.(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
The Hollywood Walk of Fame is approximately 2,300 smoots. Gene Autry, most famous as the singer of "Back in the Saddle Again" and as the writer and singer of "Here Comes Santa Claus," is the only entertainer to have a star in every category — film, television, recording, radio, and theater. One of Autry's stars is also one of only two stars which have been stolen from the Walk and never recovered.
It's about nine times as tall as Nelson's Column
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 8.750 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.11430 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
Nelson's Column measures 30.340 smoots from the first step of the pedestal's base to the top of the statue's hat. While the London tower is the tallest, there are at least eight other monuments to Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and Barbados.