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Hi! Recently I made a Manhattan recreation on one big city tile. I made a city journal of that one too, but I just deleted that one. Now I created another Manhattan only on two big city...

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sten1700

 It's the year of 2013. The new World Trade Center towers are done! On a bright sunny day they make the skyline of New York, New York again.

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Let's hear it for New York!!

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Long live the World Trade.

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Through the big buildings, you can still see the memorial, where once the trade towers stood.

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No place in the world that can compare.

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The start of something new.

Please comment!!

sten1700

Progress

 New buildings rise, old buildings fall in Manhattan. 

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The footprints of the World Trade Center.... The memorial is going to be build here. WTC 7 is already build.

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Looking from the Empire State Building. The new Beekman Tower, Goldman Sachs & Barclay Tower.

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Times square at night.

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The Empire State Building and the 400 5th Avenue.

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The skyline of New York, midtown.

Please comment! 

sten1700

Ground zero.

 The World Trade Center has been destroyed, but after a while the city moves on...

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Few months later the World Trade Center remains are being removed.

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Ground zero. 

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The badly damaged Deutsche bank building (130 Liberty Street) is ready for deconstruction.

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Now the WTC is gone, the Empire State Building is the biggest building in the city, once again.

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The new skyline of Lower Manhattan.

(As you may can see, I've changed some things to the city)

Please Comment!


sten1700

11 September, 2001

 Notice: I did not did this, to make it look funny or anything like that. This is something terrible that happened. It's not my intention to hurt or offend people with this.

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The morning started just like any other day. 

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The people on the street, heard a huge noise...

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At 8:46 AM, a hijacked American Airlines crashed into the north tower of the World Trade Center.

A huge explosion follows, and smoke rises.

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Everybody is asking what kind of jet is was... a private jet? Or a helicopter?

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Around the World Trade Center, the city's streets where covered with paper, flying it out of the building.

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People can hear the sound of an airplane coming closer and closer...

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At 9:03 AM, hijacked United Airlines 175, crashed into the South Tower of the World Trade Center.

People all around the world now knew this wasn't an accident. 

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America was under attack. People were screaming, crying, didn't knew if there was going to be another attack on another big building.

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At 9:59 AM, the south tower of the World Trade Center collapses...

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Falling debris of the south tower creates a huge whole in the Marriot Hotel. (WTC 3)

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The north tower is the only World Trade Center left. A huge dust cloud appears now that the south tower has collapsed.

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Then, at 10:28 AM, the north tower of the World Trade Collapses. 2,752 people died. 

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Lower Manhattan is covered in smoke, dust and debris. At 5:21 PM, World Trade Center 7 completely collapse.

 
sten1700

September 10 - 2001.

 September 10, 2001. 

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17 State Street & One New York Plaza. The buildings on the tip of Lower Manhattan.

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The World Financial Center on a sunny day.

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The World Trade Center towers, standing high in the sky.

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Rockefeller Center in Midtown.

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The Chanin Building and Chrysler Building.

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The Empire State Building in Midtown. It was the tallest building in the world for over 40 years!

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One WorldWide Plaza.

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The night has arrived. Light's appear from the big buildings.

It's 0:00 AM... It's the 11th of September.


sten1700

Manhattan from the sky.

New York! Concrete jungle where dreams are made of, there's nothing you can't do.

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Date: August 22, 2001.

A bright sky, nice fresh air. People are happy. Proud. Celebrating. But that's all about to change in a few weeks...


sten1700

The City

New York is changing through years. 

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Battery Park City is under construction. The new World Financial Center is being placed here.

130 Libery Street is ready to be build. Once it's done, it will stand infront of the World Trade Center.

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A view on Lower Manhattan.

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Flatiron Building, Metropolitan Life and the New York Life building 

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The new World Financial Center and 130 Liberty Street are completed. The skyline of Lower Manhattan at night.

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Old picture: The World Trade Center being build.

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World Trade Center & Trinity Church.

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Midtown.

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500 5th Avenue and surrounding buildings.

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Some of New York's tallest structures are in Midtown, Manhattan.

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Beautiful Chrysler Building.

Please comment! :D

sten1700

History

Welcome to Manhattan! Let's take a look, how this city was build.

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Houses and stores are being build around Trinity Church.

(St Michaels Church on the stex created by jule78)

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Lower Manhattan.

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It's 1913. The Woolworth Building, tallest building in the world.

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1927, construction is ready to begin of the Transportation Building.

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Trinity Church.

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1929, 40 Wall Street is the next biggest building in the world!

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 Flatiron Building, New York life Building & Metropolitan Life Building 

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Lower Manhattan around 1932. 

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Skyscrapers.

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Rockefeller Center in Midtown.

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Chrysler Building, Grand Central Station, Waldorf Astoria, St. Patricks Cathedral

(Antwerp Cathedral by xannepan on the stex)

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Empire State Building, the biggest in the world!

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The City around 1969. 

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Skyline of Midtown Manhattan.

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Lower Manhattan is ready for the construction of the World Trade Center!

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Metlife Building.

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The World Trade Center towers under construction.

More is coming soon! =D

I would really like it, if you would leave a comment! Thanks!

 

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