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    Updated on Aug 19, 2020. Posted on Jul 2, 2013

    43 Remarkable Photos Of Famous Things Being Built

    Historic construction projects. Curated for BuzzFeed by Retronaut.

    1. Tower Bridge, c.1893.

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    3. Tyne Bridge, c.1927-28.

    Janet E Davis, Newcastle Libraries, Amber Online, Andy Williamson / Via retronaut.com

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    Sources: Janet E Davis, Newcastle Libraries, Amber Online, Andy Williamson / Via retronaut.com

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    7. Statue Of Liberty, 1870s.

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    10. The Capitol, 1860s.

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    13. Disneyland, 1954.

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    16. The Titanic, 1909-11.

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    22. Christ The Redeemer, Rio, 1926-1931.

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    25. Mount Rushmore, 1933.

    Thank you to the Smithsonian, Richard Evanson, Alex Butterworth. / Via retronaut.com

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    29. Golden Gate Bridge, 1933-37.

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    33. Empire State Building, 1929-31.

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    36. Hoover Dam, 1931-36.

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    38. Lincoln Memorial, 1914-22.

    39. Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria, 1868-1884.

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    43. One Chase Manhattan Plaza, New York, 1955.

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