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Sutro Tower

General Information

Completion: 1973
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Truss tower
Function / usage: Communications mast or tower

Location

Location: , , ,
Coordinates: 37° 45' 19.00" N    122° 27' 10.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 295 m

Materials

tower steel

Notes

Named indirectly after a local philanthropist and landowner, Adolph Sutro: The tower is located on Mount Sutro, renamed from Mount Parnassus and which was the location Adolph Sutro selected to plant a forest in 1886. Mount Parnassus was renamed to Mount Sutro in Adolph Sutro's honour as a philanthropist and ex-mayor of San Francisco.

Participants

Currently there is no information available about persons or companies having participated in this project.

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20009312
  • Date created
    26/05/2003
  • Last Update
    13/10/2014