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Artemco
Feb 2, 2007, 2:05 PM
source: http://www.tv7.com.ua/news_next.php?id_news=1816

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Building Name: Mariupol TV tower
Native Name: Мариупольская телевышка
Address: Primorski park
City: Mariupol
Postal Code: 87525
State/Province: Donetska
Country: Ukraine

Height--
- antenna: 200m

Year built: 1981

Current Building Status - built

Structure Type: tower
Building Use: communication
Building Materials: steel

Interesting Facts:
- situated in seaside park, also used as beacon
- height upon sea level 67m
- built on a place where old 110-m tower was situated
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Building Name: Mariupol TV tower (old)
Native Name: Мариупольская телевышка
Address: Primorski park
City: Mariupol
Postal Code: 87525
State/Province: Donetska
Country: Ukraine

Height--
- antenna: 110m

Years construction:
- started 1957
- built 1958
- destroyed 1981

Current Building Status - destroyed

Structure Type: tower
Building Use: communication
Building Materials: steel

Interesting Fact:
- on its place the new 200-m tower is situated now