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Old March 14th, 2006, 06:38 PM   #1
Obelixx
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Interesting plan for 700 metre tower from 1930ies

In a book (unfortunately I do not know its title), which I saw on a flea market and which was written around 1933, there was a drawing of a proposed 700 metre tall tower for the World Exhibition in Paris in 1937. The tower of the drawing was from similiar design as Stuttgart TV tower, but it was planned to built it with a spiral ramp around its shaft allowing to drive with your car to the tower restaurant!
Has anyone ever heard of this project?
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