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Friday, May 10, 2013

Spire installed on WTC tower, making it 1,776 feet

One World Trade Center stands at its full height above the New York City skyline Friday in this view from the Heights neighborhood of Jersey City, N.J.. A 408-foot spire was set into place at the top of the structure Friday, making the building a symbolic 1,776 feet tall.