Kiev TV Tower

Kiev TV Tower

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Kiev TV Tower (Ukrainian:, Televiziyna vezha) is a 385-metre (1,263-foot) lattice steel tower built in 1973 in Kiev, Ukraine, for radio and television broadcasting. It is the tallest freestanding lattice steel construction in the world. The tower is not open to the public. Construction began in 1968 and finished in 1973. Made of steel pipe of various diameters and thicknesses, the structure weighs 2,700 tonnes. The central pipe, or core, where the elevator is located, is 4 metres in diameter and made of pipe that is 12 mm thick.show more

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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 231g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135818716
  • 9786135818710