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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CN_Tower

The idea of the CN Tower originated in 1968 when the Canadian National Railway wanted to build a large TV and radio communication ...

www.cntower.ca/en-ca/about-us/history/astounding.html

The CN Tower was built in 1976 by Canadian National who wanted to demonstrate the strength of Canadian industry by building a tower taller than any other in ...

spacing.ca/toronto/2016/06/24/cn-tower-turns-40

Jun 24, 2016 ... The CN Tower is one of the most important buildings ever constructed in Canada. Like it or loathe it, the absurd, 553-metre concrete tower, ...

theculturetrip.com/north-america/canada/articles/the-history-of-the-cn-tower-in-1-minute

Dec 2, 2016 ... Read on to discover the history behind Toronto's most iconic building, the CN Tower, a remarkable structure that was once the tallest in the ...

www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/cn-tower

Built at a cost of $52 million, it is topped off by a sophisticated ... In 1995 the CN Tower was designated as one of the seven ...

www.great-towers.com/towers/cn-tower

Canada's National Tower celebrates a remarkable legacy as iconic landmark ... at the CN Tower is the most exciting extreme attraction in the Tower's history and  ...

www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/cn-tower-beginnings-1.4249393

Aug 16, 2017 ... The CN Tower was originally built to be a telecommunications tower, designed to help with the construction boom of the 1960s. (Canadian ...

www.blogto.com/city/2013/06/how_toronto_got_the_cn_tower

The land now occupied by the CN Tower's hexagonal foundation was, in its original form, water. Almost everything south of Front Street is built on fill, dumped  ...

www.metronews.ca/news/toronto/2016/06/24/five-things-to-know-about-the-cn-tower-.html

Jun 24, 2016 ... The CN Tower was conceived as part of a much bigger development ... Shops and restaurants were supposed to be built into the terraces and ...