Some Facts About The World’s Tallest Towers In History

Facts About The World's Tallest Towers In History | Eko Pearl Towers

Eko Pearl Towers are quite tall, rising gracefully over the Lagos skyline. Throughout history, there have been many instances of tall structures, having been impressively built by hand. Here is a list of the top tallest towers in history…

From Year

To Year Name of Structure Location Height

280 BC

1180 AD

Pharos Lighthouse

Alexandria, Egypt

122 m

From 1180

1240

Malmesbury Abbey Tower

Malmesbury, UK

131.3 m

1240

1311

Tower of Old St Paul’s Cathedral

London, UK

150 m

1311 1549 Tower of Lincoln Cathedral Lincoln, UK

159.7 m

1549

1647

Tower of St Mary’s church

Stralsund, Germany

151 m

1647 1874 Tower of Strasbourg Cathedral

Strasbourg, France

142 m

1874

1876 Tower of St. Nikolai

Hamburg, Germany

147 m

1876 1880 Tower of Rouen Cathedral

Rouen, France

151 m

1880

1889 Tower of Cologne Cathedral

Cologne, Germany

157.38 m

1889

1958 Eiffel Tower Paris, France

312.3 m

1958

1967

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo, Japan

332.6 m

1967

1975

Ostankino Tower

Moscow, Russia

540.1 m

1975

2010

CN Tower

Toronto, Canada

553.33 m

2010

2011

Canton Tower

Guangzhou, China

600 m

2011 present Tokyo Skytree Tokyo, Japan

634 m

 

You may also like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *