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Smoky Shot Tower

Nevada Test Site NV United States

Construction Dates
Building Uses
 - science
Structural Types
 - guyed mast
 - steel

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Spire699 ftWebsite

- Architect: Holmes & Narver, inc (http://www.vce.com/balloonetc.html)

- This guyed mast was built for the test of Smoky, a 44 kt yield nuclear bomb of UCRL TX-41 type and hold the bomb until its explosion on August 31st, 1957, whereby it was vaporized.

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