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Churchill Marina Viewing Tower

General Information

Other name(s): Churchill Tower
Beginning of works: 1998
Completion: 1999
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , ,

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 32 m

Materials

roof wood
foundations steel and timber grillage
truss steel tubes
floor slabs wood

Chronology

1997

Design concept approved

1998

Fabrication

25 August 1999

Official Opening

Notes

The tower, marina/wayside park and associated rock weir were part of a settlement agreement reached by Manitoba Hydro and the Town of Churchill to compensate for adverse effects resulting from the Churchill River diversion.

Viewing tower has two levels and a special "safe area" to protect persons from potential polar bear attacks.

Participants

Owner
Design
Project management

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  • Structure-ID
    20011573
  • Date created
    15/03/2004
  • Last Update
    23/07/2014