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Woolworth Building

General Information

Structural Type: Frame
Function / usage: Office building
Architectural style: Neo-Gothic
Built: 1910 - 1913
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Manhattan, New York, New York, USA, North America
Address: 233 Broadway

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 241 m
number of floors (above ground) 60

Materials

façade terra-cotta
building structure steel

Participants

Architecture
Structural design
Steel construction

Relevant Web Sites

Relevant Publications

  • Dupré, Judith Skyscrapers, Black Dog & Loventhal, New York (USA), ISBN 1884822452, 1996; pp. 28-29
  • Dupré, Judith & Smith, Adrian Skyscrapers (2nd edition), Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc., New York (USA), ISBN 1579127878, 2008; pp. 30-31
  • Heinle, Erwin & Leonhardt, Fritz Türme aller Zeiten - aller Kulturen (3rd edition), Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, Stuttgart (Germany), ISBN 3421029318, 1997; pp. 300
  • Werner, Heike New York - 25 Bauwerke die man sehen muss, Heike Werner Verlag, Munich (Germany), ISBN 3980947122; pp. 40-43
  • Werner, Heike New York City für Architekten, Heike Werner Verlag, Munich (Germany), ISBN 3980947106, 2004; pp. 62-63
  • Ziga, Charles J. New York Landmarks, Dove Tail Books, ISBN 0963667300, 1999; pp. 42-43
Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0000243
Created: 18/05/1999
Last Updated: 07/10/2013