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AWA Tower

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Identification

AWA Tower
Amalgamated Wireless Australasia Building
108102

Map

Structure in General

skyscraper
existing [completed]
steel
art deco

Usages

commercial office

Facts

  • The Tower has a viewing platform 97m above street level which was Sydney's highest for many years, it is no longer open to the public.
  • The white 159-foot tower on the roof was intended as a replica of the Eiffel Tower.
  • The AWA Tower was Australia's tallest building until 1958 when it was overtaken by Orica House, now Orica House, in Melbourne.

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Location

45-47 York Street
45-47 York Street
2000
City of Sydney
Sydney
New South Wales
Australia

Technical Data

367.45 ft
367.45 ft
203.41 ft
14
1937
1939

Involved Companies


Morrow & Gordon
Robertson, Martin & McCredie
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