Coop’s Shot Tower survives

coops shot tower 1976 2In 1976, Coops Shot Tower was under threat of demolition See here for more info. Melbourne’s high rises were starting to swamp it. It was an achievement to encase it in a steel and glass cone in 1991.coops shot tower 2008

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3 thoughts on “Coop’s Shot Tower survives

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  2. It is so cute! It looks like a little castle tower. It’s nice they also kept the vintage sign at the top, but removed the advertising.
    I can see why you’d be sad. Before, you could see it from the street. Now, it’s hidden indoors.

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