7 World Trade Center facts for kids
Quick facts for kids7 World Trade Center
The new 7 World Trade Center from the southeast (2008)
|Location||250 Greenwich Street
Manhattan, New York 10006, United States
|Construction started||May 7, 2002|
|Opened||May 23, 2006|
|Architectural||743 ft (226 m)|
|Roof||741 ft (226 m)|
|Top floor||679 ft (207 m)|
|Floor area||1,681,118 sq ft (156,181 m2)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||David Childs (SOM)|
|Structural engineer||WSP Cantor Seinuk|
7 World Trade Center is a building in Lower Manhattan, New York City. It is part of the new World Trade Center complex and was completed in 2006. The original 7 World Trade Center was in the same place, was completed in 1987 and destroyed on September 11, 2001 along with the other buildings in the World Trade Center.
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Few photos and video clips exist that show the damage sustained to the south face of 7 World Trade Center on 9/11. An ABC News helicopter captured footage of the south face of 7 World Trade Center, including a glimpse of a gash, extending approximately 10 stories.
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