It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha.
In other words, 1,250 feet is 2.490 times the height of The Spring Temple Buddha, and the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 0.4020 times that amount.(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 502 feet 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 two-fifths as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 3 times 1,250 feet.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 3,000 feet in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.
It's about two-fifths as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 3 times 1,250 feet.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 3,000 feet in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about two-fifths as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 1,250 feet is 0.3890 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 2.570 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 3,210 feet. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about three times as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 1,250 feet is 2.90 times the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 0.340 times that amount.(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 430 feet. 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 three-and-a-half times as long as a Football field.
In other words, 1,250 feet is 3.472220 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 0.2880 times that amount.(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
According to NFL specifications, an American football field should measure 360 feet 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 30 feet farther when kicked into the scoring area than when run (rushed) or passed into it.
It's about three-and-a-half times as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch.
In other words, 1,250 feet is 3.630 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 0.2750 times that amount.(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)
According to the Laws of the Game, a football pitch should measure between 344 feet (when the Laws were originally, they used imperial measurements of 345 feet, and later converted to the metric units used today). The goal markess were defined as part of the pitch by the original rules of the game in the late 16th century, but it was not until the mid 19th century that the crossbar and the net were added