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Men's Olympic High Jump record (2.39 m) is 2.5 x Maximum length of a cricket bat (965 mm)
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Time since the first iron steamship crossed the English Channel (197 y)
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Yes, there's now a book based on these numbers. Oxford University Press: July 2018.
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