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|This is reportedly the tallest flagpole and, presumably, the largest flag on the east coast of the United States.||09/27/2005||316|
|Erected in 2001 for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the city of Abu Dhabi, this Monster Flagpole held the world record for being the tallest freestanding pole ever created. After 9 months of hard labor work, this great flagpole was finally finnished and its 80' x 160' Flag was raised. It will stand as a landmark for many years to come and attract many visitors to this great country.||12/11/2006||435|
|This is the second tallest free standing flagpole in the world. It reaches a height of 126 meters (410 feet), and hoists a flag which measures 60×40 meters (200x130 feet), and is illuminated at night, and can be seen from 25 km (16 miles) away.||11/24/2006||649|
|The tallest flagpole in Denmark is 47,75 meters tall and the flag (dannebrog) is 140m2. The knob is a golden krown and is 0.5 meters tall. It was designed by Brondbys former Mayor Kjeld Rasmussen.|
The pole is standing on a base of 12 meters long iron bars and is going 4 meters bown into the ground.
To hoist and low the flag the pole contains an electric motor device.
|KL tower, with the height of 421 meters, is the world's forth tallest telecommunication tower in the world as well as the tallest telecommunication tower in South East Asia. It also hold a record as the tallest tower that is made from concrete with the weight of 100K tonnes. For more details visit the website: www.menarakl.com.my|
|Domus Vista in Frederiksberg was build 1969 with a hight of 105 meters in 30 stories and 460 appartments.|
At that time the tallest appartment building in Europe. Today it's still the tallest.
In the beginning there was a hotel included at street level but it closed in the early 1970th. Instead a shopping center and a library was made.
|It a private house. On the satellite view,not quite good, it seems to be a church, but it is not. in fact, it´s the tallest private wooden house on earth. Situated in the Russian city of Arkhangelsk.|
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|Life-sized statue of the world's tallest man(2.72m) Robert Pershing Wadlow located near his place of birth in Alton, Illinois.|
|At 468 m (1,535 feet) high, it is the tallest tower in Asia, and the third tallest tower in the world.||08/27/2005||489|
|The WITI Tower was completed in August of 1962 and was briefly the tallest free-standing tower in the world, rising 1078 feet. (Tokyo Tower had been the world's tallest, and after the construction of WITI's tower, it added additional members to regain the title.) For many years, it was the tallest free-standing tower in the United States. The Bentley Company was the foundation contractor for th...||04/15/2007||613|
|I listed, from the shortest to the tallest, the top 30 buildings in Latinamerica, interesting to see the race to the skies in this region.||06/10/2007||1,037|
|This smokestack is the tallest free standing structure west of the Mississippi River and the fourth tallest smokestack in the world. It is 1215 feet high and has a diameter of 120 feet at the bottom. It is located near Magna, Utah.||09/18/2007||828|