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Feb 7, 2007, 4:38 PM
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: "100 Jahre Funktechnik in Deutschland - Funksendestellen rund um Berlin", Gerd Klawitter, Wissenschaft & Technik Verlag, ISBN 3-89685-500-X, Page 141-146, http://www.senderfotos-bb.de/burgmw.htm

Building Name: Towers of Skywave Antenna Burg
Native Name: Türme der Steilstrahlantenne Burg
Other Names:
Address: Brehm
City: Burg bei Magdeburg
Postal Code: 39288
State/Province: Saxony-Anhalt
Country: Germany
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): These 6 towers looking like electricity pylons carry a wire antenna for transmitting mediumwaves straight up to the ionosphere ( such called skywave antenna).
By this a better range at nighttimes can be reached.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 70 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
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Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1953
- finished: 1953
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
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Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 6

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