Parachute Tower Katowice

Parachute Tower Katowice is a 35-metre tall lattice parachute tower built in 1937 for training parachute jumps. It was used in the first days of World War II by the 73rd infantry regiment as an observation tower.

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University
is situated 410 metres northwest of Parachute Tower Katowice. Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
is situated 600 metres south of Parachute Tower Katowice. Photo: Lestat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
Church of St. Michael Archangel is one of the oldest buildings in . is situated 630 metres south of Parachute Tower Katowice. Photo: Christophorus ex Silesia, CC BY-SA 3.0 pl.

Tourist attraction
is a historical building in , , . is situated 1 km northeast of Parachute Tower Katowice. Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the largest city in Upper and 's main industrial centre. Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a district of , located in the north-western part of the city, in the central part of the Upper Silesian conurbation, on the river. is situated 2½ km northwest of Parachute Tower Katowice. Photo: MacQtosh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
Polish: Dolina Trzech Stawów) is a large park and wooden area in the southern part of the city of , Poland. is situated 3 km east of Parachute Tower Katowice.

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