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Liverpool Picturebook

A site dedicated to photographs and History of old Liverpool

  1. St Johns Beacon Radio City Tower

    Quote Originally Posted by BobEd View Post
    Radio City Tower (also known as St. John's Beacon) FTM Tower is a radio and observation tower in Liverpool, built in 1969 and opened by Queen Elizabeth II. It is 138 metres (452 ft) tall, and was built as a ventilation shaft for St. John's Market; however, it was never used as such owing to a new law passed in the year of completion. It is the second tallest free-standing structure in Liverpool and the 32nd tallest in the United Kingdom.