One World Trade Center Just Reached Its Final Height

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BREAKING NEWS: Crews high atop One World Trade Center installing the 408ft spire that will bring it to 1,776 ft.

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The tower now stands at a symbolic 1,776 feet tall at its “architectural top,” which includes the 18-piece, 408-foot spire. (Read here about the big debate over whether the structure is really technically the Western Hemisphere’s tallest.)

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