Last edited 07 Jun 2018

NatWest Tower

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Tower 42 on the far left, with 30 St. Mary Axe (The Gherkin) and the Leadenhall Building (The Cheesegrater) to its' right.

Tower 42 was originally known as the NatWest Tower, or National Westminster Tower (having been originally built as the headquarters of NatWest Bank). It is located at 25 Old Broad Street in the City of London.

It was designed by Swiss architect Richard Seifert and completed in 1980. It is 183m tall and has 47 storeys. This made it the tallest building in the UK until 1990, when the One Canada Square at Canary Wharf topped out.

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According to Clancy, the Natwest tower is no more than 5mm out of plumb or vertical line. (This page is created to add this info and the entire page needs work.)

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