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Jul 2, 2007, 10:38 AM
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wimsheim#Wimsheimer_Spargel

Building Name: Wimsheimer Spargel
Native Name:
Other Names: Funkturm Wimsheim, Wimsheim Radio Tower
Address: Lohweg
City: Wimsheim
Postal Code: 71299
State/Province: Baden-Württemberg
Country: Germany
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Remarkable mobile radio tower of prefabricated concrete. "Wimsheimer Spargel" means "Aspargus of Wimsheim", Aspargus is a common German nickname for antennas and radio towers.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 76 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

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

Construction Dates--
- started: 1992
- finished: 1992
- 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
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Prefabricated steel concrete segments
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wimsheim#Wimsheimer_Dom

Building Name: Michaelskirche Wimsheim
Native Name:
Other Names: Wimsheimer Dom
Address: Kirchgasse 10
City: Wimsheim
Postal Code: 71299
State/Province: Baden-Württemberg
Country: Germany
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect: Robert Reinhart
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Remarkable church, nicknamed as "Wimsheimer Dom" ("Cathedral of Wimsheim") as it is very large for the small community of Wimsheim

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna:
- spire: 34 metres
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

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

Construction Dates--
- started: 1883
- finished: 1883
- destroyed:


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

Structure Type(s): Church
Building Use(s): Religious
Building Style(s): Romanesque Revival
Building Materials: Stones
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City Name: Wimsheim
Native Name:
State/Province: Baden-Württemberg
Country: Germany
Population: 2688
Population Source & Year: http://www.destatis.de/cgi-bin/druckansicht_gvsuche.pl?200772123354.htm (2005)
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