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Saturday, April 11, 2020

Leaning Tower of Pisa


Leaning Tower of Pisa is one of the modern seven wonders. It is located in the Pisa, Italy behind the Pisa Cathedral and is the third-oldest structure in the city's Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo). Leaning Tower of Pisa i.e a tilt tower which is situated at Pisa. Ever since this tower has been built, it has been bending. But it was not get fall. So, this tilt position made it popular. This tower is made as bell tower. Leaning Tower of Pisa construction's started in 9 August 1173. It took about 200 years to build this tower.  It got final constructed in 1373. This tower was built on sandy soil and clay soil. This tower was built over it by burying wooden logs. It's exterior part is made up of marble. The Tower's wall width is about 2.44m i.e 8ft and it's approximate weight is about 4500 metric ton. In this tower there are about 296 stairs. The height of this tower is 56m i.e 183ft. This tower is tilted at about 5° angle and in this tower eight floor is available.

The Leaning Tower of Pisa became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987.
Scientist has done research and has told that that why this tower is not got fall? The Leaning Tower of Pisa is not fallen in hundreds of years. It was also got attacked with many of earthquake. This tower is not fallen because of the underground special soil of the tower. It was discovered after many of the researches.

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