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Jun 20, 2007, 9:52 PM
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Official sources: http://www.flurlingen.ch/Information_Antennenturm.htm
Unofficial sources:

Building Name: Cholfirst Radio Tower
Native Name: Sendeturm Cholfirst
Other Names:
Address: Cholfirst
City: Flurlingen
Postal Code: 8247
State/Province: Zurich
Country: Switzerland
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Tower was built for embettering TV and FM reception at Schaffhausen area. Erection costs were 7 Million Switzerland Francs.

Tower is equipped with an observation deck open for tourists in a height of 42 metres.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 96 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights: observation deck: 42 metres

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

Construction Dates--
- started: 1973
- finished: 1973
- 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): Communication, Observation
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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City Name: Flurlingen
Native Name:
State/Province: Zurich
Country: Switzerland
Population: 1364
Population Source & Year: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flurlingen (2006)
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