It's about eleven times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.091 times 3,460 shaftments.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 320 shaftments tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about eleven times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 11.20 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.0893 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 308 shaftments tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about twelve-and-a-half times as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
In other words, the length of Ha'Penny Bridge is 0.0813 times 3,460 shaftments.(a.k.a. Droichead na Leathphingine, a.k.a. Liffey Bridge, a.k.a. Droichead na Life, f.k.a. Wellington Bridge) (Quay of Bachelors Walk, Temple Bar Neighborhood, Dublin, Ireland)
The Ha'Penny Bridge, crossing the River Liffey in Dublin, measures 281 shaftments in total length. Over 30,000 pedestrians cross the breach each day.
It's about nineteen times as long as Baseball base distances
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 19.2220 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.052024 times that amount.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 180 shaftments. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about thirty times as long as a Cricket Pitch
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 26.21210 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.0381503 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 132 shaftments. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 4.724410 shaftments tall including the bails.
It's about thirty times as long as a Bowling Lane
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 27.5270 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.036328 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 125.70 shaftments. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about forty times as tall as The Hollywood Sign
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.029 times 3,460 shaftments.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 98 shaftments tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.