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Jun 18, 2007, 11:36 PM
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atzelbergturm

Building Name: Atzel Mountain Tower
Native Name: Atzelbergturm
Other Names:
Address: Atzelberg
City: Kelkheim
Postal Code: 65779
State/Province: Hesse
Country: Germany
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Architectonic interesting wooden observation tower.
Tower was built in 1980 by Kelkheim municapility as replacement for Luisenturm, named after
wife of factory director Philipp Maul, who sponsored this tower ( not the actual one!)

Tower situated on Atzelberg, a 506 metres high mountain at Taunus mountains.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna:
- spire: 31 metres
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

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

Construction Dates--
- started: 1980
- finished: 1980
- destroyed:


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

Structure Type(s): Tower
Building Use(s): Observation
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Wood

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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atzelbergturm

Building Name: Atzel Mountain Telecommunication Tower
Native Name: Fernmeldeturm Atzelberg
Other Names:
Address: Atzelberg
City: Kelkheim
Postal Code: 65779
State/Province: Hesse
Country: Germany
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Remarkable concrete tower.
Tower today only used for mobile radio services and not for directional radio, as when built.

Tower situated on Atzelberg, a 506 metres high mountain at Taunus mountains.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 98 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

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

Construction Dates--
- started: 1969
- finished: 1969
- destroyed:


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

Structure Type(s): Tower
Building Use(s): Observation
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel, concrete

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City Name: Kelkheim
Native Name:
State/Province: Hesse
Country: Germany
Population: 27004
Population Source & Year: http://www.destatis.de/cgi-bin/druckansicht_gvsuche.pl?200761913153.htm ( 2005)
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