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Old April 22nd, 2005, 01:30 PM   #81
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Sentech-Tower, Johannesburg, height: 232 metres (http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0000278 )


Hillbrow-Tower, Johannesburg, height: 296 metres ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0015663 )

Brasilia TV-Tower, height: 218 metres ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0014121 )

Torre TV Bandeirantes, Sao Paolo, height: 212 metres ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0014117 )

And now towers of high power mediumwave transmitters:


Kvitsoy-Tower, Kvitsoy, Norway, height 115 metres (http://www.waniewski.de/id94.htm and http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0014107 )


Radio Vatican Towers, height 94 metres ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0014186 and http://www.waniewski.de/id67.htm )


Transmitter Sottens, Sottens, Switzerland, height 188 metrs ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0012621 )
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Old April 23rd, 2005, 02:01 AM   #82
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Cairo tower, 187m

Don't forget the unique Cairo Tower:


187m, Cairo, Egypt
Built on an Island in the Nile
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Old April 24th, 2005, 10:08 PM   #83
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Toronto, Canada - Canadian National Tower: 553m.
Moscow, Russia - Ostankino Tower: 540m.
Shanghai, China - Oriental Pearl Tower: 468m.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Menara Kuala Lumpur: 420m.
Beijing, China - Central Radio & TV Tower: 405m.
Kiev, Ukraine - Kiev TV Tower: 385m.
Tashkent, Uzbekistan - Tashkent Tower: 375m.
Kuwait City, Kuwait - Liberation Tower: 372m.
Almaty, Kazakhstan - Alma-Ata Tower: 371m.
Riga, Lativa - Riga TV Tower: 368m.
Berlin,Germany - Berliner Fernsehturm: 368m.
Macau SAR, China - Macau Tower: 338m.
Tokyo, Japan - Tokyo Tower: 333m.
Frankfurt, Germany - Europaturm: 331m
Kirklees, England - Emley Moor Tower: 330m
Auckland, New Zealand - Sky Tower: 328m.
Paris, France - Tour Eiffel: 324m.
Baku, Azerbaijan - National TV Tower 310m.
Nanjing, China - Nanjing TV Tower: 310m.
Shenyang, China - Shenyang TV Tower: 305m.
Sydney, Australia - Sydney Tower: 304m.
Sint-Pieters-Leeuw / Leeuw-Saint-Pierre (Belgium) - VRT Toren: 300m
Nuremburg, Germany(?) - Telecommunication Tower: 292m
Munich, Germany - Olympia Tower: 290m
Barcelona, Spain - Collserola Tower: 288m.
Hannover, Germany - Telemax: 282m
Hamburg, Germany - Heinrich-Hertz-Turm: 280m.
Tbilisi, Georgia - Tbilisi TV Tower: 275m.
Johannesburg, South Africa - Hillbrow Tower: 270m.
Vienna, Austria - Donauturm: 252m.
Dresden, Germany - TV Tower Dresden: 252m
Vienna, Austria - Dunabe Tower: 252m
Basel, Switzerland - TV Tower Saint Chrischona: 252m
Cologne, Germany - Colonius: 252m
New Delhi, India - TV Tower: 235m.
Dusseldorf, Germany - Rheinturm: 234m.
Qingdao, China - Qingdao TV Tower: 232m.
Madrid, Spain - Torrespaña Tower: 231m.
Kiel, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 230m
Messina, Italy - Torre Faro: 224m.
Münster, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 223m
Dortmund, Germany - Fernmeldeturm,220m
Stuttgart, Germany - Fernsehturm "Florian": 217m.
Prague, Czech Rep. - Tower Praha: 216m.
Switzerland - Blosenberg Tower Beromünster: 216m
Luxembourg - Longwave transmitter Junglinster: 216m
Berlin, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 212m
Mannheim, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 205m
Sasbachwalden, Germany - TV Tower Hornisgrinde: 205m
Donnersberg, Germany - TV Tower: 205m
Bratislava, Slovakia - TV Tower Bratislava: 200m
Pretoria, South Africa - John Vorster Tower: 198m.
Canberra Tower: 195m
Telecommunication Tower Stuttgart: 192m.
Rotterdam, Netherlands - KPN Tower Waalhaven: 191m.
London, England - BT Tower: 191m.
Milan, Italy - Torre RAI: 185m
Berlin, Germany - Sendeturm Schäferberg: 180m.
Bungsberg, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 179m
Gaia (Oporto metro area) - Television Tower: 177m
Heuback, Germany - Heubach Television Tower: 165m
Vienna, Austria - Funkturm Arsenal: 155m.
Birmingham, England - BT Tower: 152m.
Berlin, Germany - Radio Tower Berlin, height: 150m
(location?) - Nordschwarzwaldturm: 148m
Helsinki, Finland - Pasilan linkkitorni: 146m
Waldenburg, Germany - TV Tower: 145m
Kulpenberg, Germany - Kulpenburg Tower: 142m
Romainville, France - Tour TDF: 141 m
Hannover, Germany - Telemoritz: 141m
Tel-Aviv, Israel - Marganit Tower: 138m.
Barcelona, Spain - Montjuic Tower: 136m.
Sölvesborg, Sweden - Radio Masts: 135 metres
Santiago, Chile - Torre Entel: 127m.
Brocken, Germany - New TV Tower: 123m
Brotterode, Germany - New TV Tower Großer Inselsberg: 123m
Lisbon - Telecommunication Tower: 120m
Stuttgart, Germany - Vodaphone Tower: 99m
Brocken, Germany - Old TV Tower: 95m
Stuttgart, Germany - Radio Tower: 93 m
Lyon, France - Tour métallique de Fourvière: 86m
Hannover, Germany - Hermesturm: 86m
Heidelberg, Germany - TV Tower Heidelberg: 82m
Brotterode, Germany - Old TV Tower Großer Inselsberg: 43m
Stuttgart, Germany - Techno Tower: 42m

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Old April 25th, 2005, 12:16 PM   #84
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Is Torre Faro = former pylon of the powerline crossing Messina Strait now used as telecommunication/broadcasting tower?
And where is torre Rai?
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Old April 25th, 2005, 12:38 PM   #85
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Quote:
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Is Torre Faro = former pylon of the powerline crossing Messina Strait now used as telecommunication/broadcasting tower?
Yes Torre Faro is a telecommunication tower.

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And where is Torre Rai?
In Rozzano, Milan
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Old April 25th, 2005, 12:46 PM   #86
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@Zarkon: what kind of Radio services are installed on Torre Faro?
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Pictures of guyed towers are welcome in http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=205925 !
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Old April 26th, 2005, 02:25 AM   #88
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I cannot say, if this tower was used for telecommunication purposes, but it was an interesting construction


Odinstårnet in Odense, Denmark(177 metre high, built in 1934/35, destroyed in 1944)

Weblink http://www.odinstaarnet.dk/
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Old April 26th, 2005, 02:33 AM   #89
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@Zarkon: Nuremburg is in Germany!

What is the name of the Pylon of the Messina Strait Crossing on the Calabrian site?
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Old April 26th, 2005, 02:58 PM   #90
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Here are the towers of the longwave transmitter Kalundborg, Denmark, height: 118 metres ( http://en.structurae.de/structures/d...fm?ID=s0010743 ). Both towers are grounded.


Longwave transmission towers Kalundborg

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Old April 26th, 2005, 03:00 PM   #91
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Here are the 6 towers of the VLF transmitter Grimeton in Sweden ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0010737 ). All towers are grounded and 127 metres high.


VLF transmitter Grimeton
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Old April 29th, 2005, 08:58 PM   #92
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TV Tower Chambéry - Mont du Chat, a 54 metre high tower of very unconventional design!


TV tower Chambéry - Mont du Chat ( http://perso.wanadoo.fr/tvignaud/gal...mbery-chat.htm)
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Old April 30th, 2005, 06:39 PM   #93
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TV Tower Smilde, Netherlands


TV Tower Smilde ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0012340 ), height: 315.5 metres

TV Tower Markelo, Netherlands


TV Tower Markelo ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 187.1 metres

TV Tower Goes, Netherlands


TV Tower Goes ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 153.2 metres


TV Tower Roermoond, Netherlands


TV Tower Roermond ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 197.6 metres

TV Tower Arnheim, Netherlands


TV Tower Arnheim ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 190 metres

TV Tower Hilversum, Netherlands


TV Tower Hilversum ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 196 metres

TV Tower Lelystad, Netherlands


TV Tower Lelystad ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 164.8 metres

TV Tower Loon op Zand, Netherlands


TV Tower Loon op Zand ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 152 metres

TV Tower Megen, Netherlands


TV Tower Megen ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 121 metres

TV Tower Mierlo, Netherlands


TV Tower Mierlo ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 139.5 metres

TV Tower Rotterdam, Netherlands


TV Tower Rotterdam ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 191.5 metres

TV Tower Ugchelen, Netherlands


TV Tower Ugchelen ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 142 metres

TV Tower Zwollerkerpsel, Netherlands


TV Tower Zwollerkerpsel ( http://members.home.nl/ronheijnemans...toren/meer.htm ), height: 90 metres
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Old April 30th, 2005, 07:54 PM   #94
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Rozzano Telecommunications tower , Milan - Italy , 187 mt.

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I never heard about this tower. When was it build? Has it an pbservation deck?
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Telecommunication Tower Arhus, Denmark ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Telecom...on_Tower_Arhus )


Telecommunication Tower Arhus, Denmark (height: 176 metres)

The incomplete TV tower of Yekaterinburg, Russia ( http://tau.ur.ru/tower/etower.asp , http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0016097 )


TV Tower Yekaterinburg, Russia (height: 220 metres, incomplete!)

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TV Tower Wavre, Belgium ( http://perso.wanadoo.fr/tvignaud/gal...e-wavre-fm.htm )


TV Tower Wavre, Belgium, height: 232 metres
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Toronto, Canada - Canadian National Tower: 553m.
Moscow, Russia - Ostankino Tower: 540m.
Shanghai, China - Oriental Pearl Tower: 468m.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Menara Kuala Lumpur: 420m.
Beijing, China - Central Radio & TV Tower: 405m.
Kiev, Ukraine - Kiev TV Tower: 385m.
Tashkent, Uzbekistan - Tashkent Tower: 375m.
Kuwait City, Kuwait - Liberation Tower: 372m.
Almaty, Kazakhstan - Alma-Ata Tower: 371m.
Riga, Lativa - Riga TV Tower: 368m.
Berlin,Germany - Berliner Fernsehturm: 368m.
Macau SAR, China - Macau Tower: 338m.
Tokyo, Japan - Tokyo Tower: 333m.
Frankfurt, Germany - Europaturm: 331m
Kirklees, England - Emley Moor Tower: 330m
Auckland, New Zealand - Sky Tower: 328m.
Paris, France - Tour Eiffel: 324m.
Baku, Azerbaijan - National TV Tower 310m.
Nanjing, China - Nanjing TV Tower: 310m.
Shenyang, China - Shenyang TV Tower: 305m.
Sydney, Australia - Sydney Tower: 304m.
Sint-Pieters-Leeuw / Leeuw-Saint-Pierre (Belgium) - VRT Toren: 300m
Nuremburg, Germany(?) - Telecommunication Tower: 292m
Munich, Germany - Olympia Tower: 290m
Barcelona, Spain - Collserola Tower: 288m.
Hannover, Germany - Telemax: 282m
Hamburg, Germany - Heinrich-Hertz-Turm: 280m.
Tbilisi, Georgia - Tbilisi TV Tower: 275m.
Johannesburg, South Africa - Hillbrow Tower: 270m.
Vienna, Austria - Donauturm: 252m.
Dresden, Germany - TV Tower Dresden: 252m
Vienna, Austria - Dunabe Tower: 252m
Basel, Switzerland - TV Tower Saint Chrischona: 252m
Cologne, Germany - Colonius: 252m
New Delhi, India - TV Tower: 235m.
Dusseldorf, Germany - Rheinturm: 234m.
Qingdao, China - Qingdao TV Tower: 232m.
Madrid, Spain - Torrespaña Tower: 231m.
Kiel, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 230m
Messina, Italy - Torre Faro: 224m.
Münster, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 223m
Dortmund, Germany - Fernmeldeturm,220m
Stuttgart, Germany - Fernsehturm "Florian": 217m.
Prague, Czech Rep. - Tower Praha: 216m.
Switzerland - Blosenberg Tower Beromünster: 216m
Luxembourg - Longwave transmitter Junglinster: 216m
Berlin, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 212m
Mannheim, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 205m
Sasbachwalden, Germany - TV Tower Hornisgrinde: 205m
Donnersberg, Germany - TV Tower: 205m
Bratislava, Slovakia - TV Tower Bratislava: 200m
Pretoria, South Africa - John Vorster Tower: 198m.
Canberra Tower: 195m
Telecommunication Tower Stuttgart: 192m.
Rotterdam, Netherlands - KPN Tower Waalhaven: 191m.
London, England - BT Tower: 191m.
Milan, Italy - Rozzano Tower: 187m.
Milan, Italy - Torre RAI: 185m.
Berlin, Germany - Sendeturm Schäferberg: 180m.
Bungsberg, Germany - Telecommunication Tower: 179m
Gaia (Oporto metro area) - Television Tower: 177m
Heuback, Germany - Heubach Television Tower: 165m
Vienna, Austria - Funkturm Arsenal: 155m.
Birmingham, England - BT Tower: 152m.
Berlin, Germany - Radio Tower Berlin, height: 150m
(location?) - Nordschwarzwaldturm: 148m
Helsinki, Finland - Pasilan linkkitorni: 146m
Waldenburg, Germany - TV Tower: 145m
Kulpenberg, Germany - Kulpenburg Tower: 142m
Romainville, France - Tour TDF: 141 m
Hannover, Germany - Telemoritz: 141m
Tel-Aviv, Israel - Marganit Tower: 138m.
Barcelona, Spain - Montjuic Tower: 136m.
Sölvesborg, Sweden - Radio Masts: 135 metres
Santiago, Chile - Torre Entel: 127m.
Brocken, Germany - New TV Tower: 123m
Brotterode, Germany - New TV Tower Großer Inselsberg: 123m
Lisbon - Telecommunication Tower: 120m
Stuttgart, Germany - Vodaphone Tower: 99m
Brocken, Germany - Old TV Tower: 95m
Stuttgart, Germany - Radio Tower: 93 m
Lyon, France - Tour métallique de Fourvière: 86m
Hannover, Germany - Hermesturm: 86m
Heidelberg, Germany - TV Tower Heidelberg: 82m
Brotterode, Germany - Old TV Tower Großer Inselsberg: 43m
Stuttgart, Germany - Techno Tower: 42m
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Tower for directional radio at Mühlacker, height: 95 metres ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0013365 )


Tower for directional radio at Mühlacker


Tower for directional radio at Mühlacker. In the background he 273 metre hgh guyed mast for medium wave transmission, built in 1950 ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0010708 )

Mühlacker is a famous transmission site in Germany.
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TV Tower Schwerin-Zippendorf, height: 136.5 metres ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0011587 , http://www.schweriner-fernsehturm.de )


TV Tower Schwerin-Zippendorf. On the right side of the picture, there is a 273 metre high guyed mast for FM and TV transmission ( http://www.structurae.net/structures...fm?ID=s0014236 ). A very interesting arrangement of a TV tower and a guyed mast in close vicinity!
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