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Figueroa at Wilshire​

Height: 218.54 m (717.0 ft)
Floors: 53

Figueroa at Wilshire, formerly Sanwa Bank Plaza, is a 53-storey, 219 m (719 ft) skyscraper in Los Angeles, California. It is the eighth tallest building in Los Angeles. It was designed by Albert C. Martin & Associates, and developed by Hines Interests Limited Partnership. It won the Rose Award for "Outstanding New Office Building" in 1991. The tower was constructed from 1988 to 1990 on the site of the former St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral.

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St. Paul's Church by jericl cat, on Flickr

St. Paul's Church by jericl cat, on Flickr
 

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BTW (Fun fact). If you have seen the movie Changeling, which is based on a true story...the pastor that helped Mrs. Collins with her missing child case was the pastor of that church, St. Paul's Presbyterian. He was an outspoken critic of the super corrupt LAPD of that time.
 
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