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 Building Freedom Tower -- The Journal 

Paperbacknovel contributor Dick Sheppard, who works in an office directly overlooking the World Trade Center site, hopes to track progress of the ascent of Freedom Tower, which at 1776 feet will be [more]

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Rebuilding the World Trade Center

January 2010 Installment of the Monthly Journal 

[Read the sidebar, Building Freedom Tower -- The Journal for introduction]

By Dick Sheppard
(photos by LouV)

January, 2010 

The following is a picture story of the site in January 2010. For accompanying video coverage, click here (Overview from Above) or here (Street-level Walkaround).

View looking north west. Freedom Tower seems to peek out from behind the blue construction wall. Behind it are the new Goldman Sachs Tower, and to its right, the old NY Telelphone building and the new 7 WTC. .

Freedom Tower steel backed by new Goldman Sachs tower and old NY Telephone building.

Freedom Tower steel as seen down makeshift Vesey Street heading toward temporary PATH stations, with World Financial Center buildings behind it.

Freedom Tower.

Corner of Vesey and Greenwich.

Looking down at the Freedom Tower site.

Fulton and Broadway, and the brand new Fulton Transit Center; still not built.

Fulton Transit Center, circa January 2010.


All pictures above were taken with a Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3.

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