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Gauss Tower

General Information

Other name(s): Gaußturm
Beginning of works: 1963
Completion: 1964
Duration of works: 11 months
Status: in use

Project Type

Function / usage: Observation tower
Communications mast or tower
Material: Reinforced concrete tower

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Dransfeld, Göttingen (Kreis), Lower Saxony, Germany
Coordinates: 51° 28' 26.76" N    9° 45' 58.00" E

Technical Information


height 51 m
foundations diameter 13 m
observation deck diameter 13 m
platform 1 diameter 18 m
shaft diameter 5 m


shaft reinforced concrete


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