observation tower


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Noun1.observation tower - a structure commanding a wide view of its surroundingsobservation tower - a structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings
observation dome - lookout consisting of a dome-shaped observatory
structure, construction - a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
widow's walk - a lookout atop a coastal house
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observation tower

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A prominent hilltop observation tower overlooking the main Belfast to Dublin road could have been decked out under suggestions to spruce up the untidy and forbidding British Army structure during the conflict.
Al-Enezi added that the observation tower at the port is monitoring the weather around the clock.
NNA - A special committee commissioned by Public Works and Transport Minister, Youssef Fenianos, visited on Saturday President Rene Mouawad Airport in Qlayaat, carrying out a technical inspection of the runways, observation tower and some buildings and infrastructure, in order to present a report of its findings to Minister Fenianos.
The structure opened on August 4 and is the world's tallest moving observation tower, standing where the wrecked Grade I-listed West Pier, built in 1866, joined the seafront promenade.
I was on a sneak peak of the BA i360, the city's new observation tower, which opened this week.
The futuristic-looking structure is the world's tallest moving observation tower and stands where the Grade One-listed West Pier, built in 1866, joined the seafront promenade before it burnt down in 2003.
BRIGHTON'S BIG DEAL BE among the first to gain a bird's eye view of Brighton from the stunning new British Airways i360, the world's tallest moving observation tower.
Price Includes z Private coach travel from your local area z One night's stay with three course evening meal & cooked breakfast z Afternoon Tea at Bettys, York British Airways i360 Brighton days from PS119, 23 July 2016 Experience the world's tallest moving observation tower and watch ocean views, complete with dramatic chalk cliffs and the unique architecture of Brighton and Hove, slowly unfold as you rise 138 metres into the sky.
Company chairman Mohamed Alabbar said the new observation tower would be "a notch" taller than the 2,717ft Burj Khalifa, though he gave no specific figure.
The building was used as an observation tower and hunting lodge before becoming Birmingham's primary weather station under the Birmingham and Midland Institute.
It includes the eastern pilgrims building with a space of 90,000 square meters and an open area (plaza) of 160,000 square meters, as well as area for parking of 26 aircraft with 10 mobile bridges and two operation centers, an observation tower and 18 travel portals.

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