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Nov 29, 2006, 9:26 PM
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Official sources: http://www.tech-service.net/loran/LORAN-1.XLS
Unofficial sources: http://www.greenlandcontractors.dk/da/articles/PituffikNews-2006-5/$file/PN_nr_5_2006.pdf , http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angissq_LORAN-C_transmitter

Building Name: Angissq LORAN-C transmission mast (old)
Native Name:
Other Names: Hokes Mook LORAN-C transmitter (old)
Address: Angissq
City: Nanortalik
Postal Code:
State/Province: Greenland
Country: Denmark
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Tallest structure ever built in Denmark. Collapsed on July 27th, 1964 as a result of a faulty bolt.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 411.5 metres (1350 ft)
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Destroyed

Construction Dates--
- started: 1963
- finished: 1963
- destroyed: 1964


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 1

Structure Type(s): Guyed Mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel

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Official sources: http://www.tech-service.net/loran/LORAN-1.XLS
Unofficial sources: http://www.greenlandcontractors.dk/da/articles/PituffikNews-2006-5/$file/PN_nr_5_2006.pdf, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angissq_LORAN-C_transmitter

Building Name: Angissq LORAN-C transmission mast (new)
Native Name:
Other Names: Hokes Mook LORAN-C transmitter(new)
Address: Angissq
City: Nanortalik
Postal Code:
State/Province: Greenland
Country: Denmark
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Replacement for Angissq LORAN-C transmission mast (old). Was until of shutdown of its LORAN-chain on December 31st, 1994 an important aid for transatlantic maritime and air traffic.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 214 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Unknown

Construction Dates--
- started: 1964
- finished: 1964
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 1

Structure Type(s): Guyed Mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel

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City Name: Nanortalik
Native Name:
State/Province: Greenland
Country: Denmark
Population: 1564
Population Source & Year: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nanortalik (2005)
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