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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 ...

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 ...

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

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 world.

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, ...

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.concretecontractor.com/concrete-construction-projects/cn-tower

Concrete Contractor presents historical information about the CN Tower in Toronto, Canada, the world's tallest building, built in 1976.

www.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/cn-tower-fast-facts/index.html

Jun 14, 2017 ... Read Fast Facts from CNN about the CN Tower, or Canada's National Tower. ... The CN Tower is located on Front Street in Toronto's entertainment district. ... One of the reasons it is built is to eliminate the problem of poor ...

www.britannica.com/topic/CN-Tower

First opened to the public on June 26, 1976, CN Tower was built by Canadian National Railway Company and was initially privately owned, but ownership of the ...