• Short Summary

    The Tower of Madrid which lords it over the Plaza de Espana of the Spanish capital is the highest building in the peninsula and its concrete structure is the highest in the world.

  • Description

    The Tower of Madrid which lords it over the Plaza de Espana of the Spanish capital is the highest building in the peninsula and its concrete structure is the highest in the world.

    All its rooms have windows to the Plaza and adjacent streets and from them beautiful perspectives of the city can be viewed.

    It is 125 metres high, 34 floors and three floors more under street level.

    The Councilor-Delegate of the society owning the building, Don Jose Maria Otamendi expresses his appreciation to all those who have cooperated in this construction, and Sr. Soler, District Mayor, representing the Mayor of Madrid, hoists the Spanish flag in the pole which crowns the last floor of the building.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADI8S61L835T1GPVKDZ4URRQW9
    Media URN:
    VLVADI8S61L835T1GPVKDZ4URRQW9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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