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Chicago Water Tower

Chicago Water Tower, Chicago
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Quick Facts
CityChicago
CountryUnited States
Year1866 - 1869
Height46,9m / 154ft
Realization
ArchitectWilliam W. Boyington
Building Info
NameChicago Water Tower
AliasOld Water Tower and Pumping Station
Materialsjoliet-lemont limestone
Address
806 & 811 North Michigan Avenue
Notes
The pumping station was completed in 1866, the tower in 1869.
One of the few buildings that survived the 1871 great fire.
Links
ArticleOld Water Tower
PostersOld Water Tower Posters
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