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Blackpool Tower

General Information

Structural Type: Vertical cantilever structure
Function / usage: Observation tower
Built: 1893 - 1894
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Blackpool, Lancashire, North West England, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 158 m
height to platform (1) 115.9 m
height to platform (2) 125 m
height to platform (3) 131 m

Cost

cost of construction Pound sterling 42 000

Materials

tower steel

Participants

Architecture
Structural engineering

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0000892
Created: 01/09/2000
Last Updated: 07/10/2013