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NSS Annapolis Center Tower

Bullard Boulevard, Greenbury Point
Annapolis MD United States

Status:destroyed
Construction Dates
  Finished1969
  Destroyed1999
Building Uses
 - communication
Structural Types
 - guyed mast
Architectural Style
 - modern
Materials
 - steel

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Antenna1200 fthttp://hawkins.pair.com/

Description
- This tower was the second tallest construction on earth upon its completion.

- These towers stood, and three still stand, on unincorporated land across the Severn River from Annapolis in unincorporated Anne Arundel County.

- NSS was a high powered, Very Low Frequency (VLF) transmitting facility which provided communication to Naval establishments including ships and submarines.

- The facility was decommissioned in 1998, and demolished in 1999.

- Source: http://hawkins.pair.com/nss.shtml

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