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Feb 9, 2007, 12:35 PM
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herkules_%28Kassel%29

Building Name: Herkules
Native Name:
Other Names:
Address: Schloßpark Wilhelmshöhe
City: Kassel
Postal Code: 34131
State/Province: Hesse
Country: Germany
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect: Giovanni Francesco Guerniero
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Landmark of Kassel, remarkable monument with observation deck

Heights--

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- antenna:
- spire: 70.5 metres
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

Height of octogonal basement building: 32.65 metres
Height of basement of statue: 62.25 metres

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

Construction Dates--
- started: 1701
- finished: 1717
- destroyed:


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

Structure Type(s): Tower, Pyramide, Highrise
Building Use(s): Monument, observation
Building Style(s): Barock
Building Materials: Stones
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City Name: Kassel
Native Name:
State/Province: Hesse
Country: Germany
Population: 194464
Population Source & Year: http://www.destatis.de/cgi-bin/druckansicht_gvsuche.pl?200729133048.htm ( December 31st, 2004)
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