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List of tallest structures in France

An incomplete list of the tallest structures in France. The list contains all types of structures, may be incomplete and should be expanded.

Name Pinnacle height Year Structure type Town Coordinates Remarks
Longwave transmitter Allouis 350 m 1974 Guyed Mast Allouis 10|10.45|N|2|12|16.75|E|type:landmark name=Allouis transmitter, Mast 1

}} ; 47°10′25.34″N 2°12′16.81″E / 47.1737056°N 2.2046694°E / 47.1737056; 2.2046694 (Allouis transmitter, Mast 2){{#coordinates:47|10|25.34|N|2|12|16.81|E|type:landmark

name=Allouis transmitter, Mast 2

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2 masts
HWU transmitter 350 m  ? Guyed Mast Rosnay 42|47|N|1|14|39|E|type:landmark name=HWU transmitter

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Multiple masts
Viaduc de Millau 343 m 2004 Bridge Pillar Milliau 4|58.94|N|3|1|19.25|E|type:landmark name=Viaduc de Millau

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Transmitter Le Mans-Mayet 342 m 1993 Guyed Mast Mayet 45|52.78|N|0|19|24.37|E|type:landmark name=Mayet transmitter

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TV Mast Niort-Maisonnay 330 m  ? Guyed Mast Niort 11|33.92|N|0|3|10.34|W|type:landmark name=Maisonnay transmitter

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La Regine transmitter 330 m 1973 Guyed Mast Saissac 23|12.41|N|2|05|50.51|E|type:landmark name=La Regine transmitter

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Military VLF transmitter
Transmitter Roumoules 330 m 1974 Guyed Mast Roumoules 47|36.29|N|6|9|30.61|E|type:landmark name=Roumoules transmitter, longwave backup mast

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spare transmission mast for longwave, insulated against ground
Eiffel Tower 325 m 1889 Tower Paris 51|29.77|N|2|17|40.09|E|type:landmark name=Eiffel Tower

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Col de la Madone transmitter, longwave masts 320 m 1965 Guyed mast Peille 3 masts, insulated against ground, demolished after Roumoules transmitter went in service
Transmitter Bouvigny-Boyeffles 300 m  ? Guyed Mast Bouvigny-Boyeffles 25|13.99|N|2|39|4|E|type:landmark name=Bouvigny-Boyeffles transmitter

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Kerlouan transmitter 300 m  ? Guyed Mast Kerlouan 38|15.85|N|4|21|2.77|W|type:landmark name=Kerlouan transmitter

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Military VLF transmitter
Transmitter Roumoules 300 m 1974 Guyed Mast Roumoules 47|41.45|N|6|8|48.41|E|type:landmark name=Roumoules Longwave Transmitter, Mast 1

}} ; 43°47′34.56″N 6°8′59.09″E / 43.7929333°N 6.1497472°E / 43.7929333; 6.1497472 (Roumoules Longwave Transmitter, Mast 2){{#coordinates:43|47|34.56|N|6|8|59.09|E|type:landmark

name=Roumoules Longwave Transmitter, Mast 2

}}; 43°47′27.7″N 6°9′9.85″E / 43.791028°N 6.1527361°E / 43.791028; 6.1527361 (Roumoules Longwave Transmitter, Mast 3){{#coordinates:43|47|27.7|N|6|9|9.85|E|type:landmark

name=Roumoules Longwave Transmitter, Mast 3

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3 masts used for longwave broadcasting, insulated against ground
Provence Power Station 300 m  ? Chimney Gardanne 28|10.29|N|5|29|15.58|E|type:landmark name=Provence Power Station Chimney

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Transmitter Fleury 289 m  ? Guyed Mast Fleury 16|38.29|N|3|09|26.45|E|type:landmark name=Fleury transmitter

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Nordheim transmitter 273 m  ? Guyed Mast Nordheim 38|25.67|N|7|29|11.54|E|type:landmark name=Nordheim transmitter

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Transmitter Saint Pern 270 m  ? Guyed Mast Saint Pern 17|17.54|N|1|57|33.56|W|type:landmark name=Saint Pern transmitter

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Transmitter Bouliac 252 m  ? Guyed Mast Bouliac 49|11.44|N|0|30|19.76|W|type:landmark name=Bouliac transmitter

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Towers of Lafayette transmitter 250 m 1920 Lattice tower Marcheprime 42|23|N|0|48|28|W|type:landmark name=Lafayette transmitter ( destroyed)

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8 towers, demolished between 1944 and 1953
Masts of Saint Assise transmitter 250 m 1921 Guyed mast Saint Assise 32|48.96|N|2|34|7.73|E|type:landmark name=Saint Assise transmitter

}} ;48°32′48.1″N 2°34′27.19″E / 48.546694°N 2.5742194°E / 48.546694; 2.5742194 (Saint Assise transmitter){{#coordinates:48|32|48.1|N|2|34|27.19|E|type:landmark

name=Saint Assise transmitter

}} ; 48°32′47.09″N 2°34′46.76″E / 48.5464139°N 2.5796556°E / 48.5464139; 2.5796556 (Saint Assise transmitter){{#coordinates:48|32|47.09|N|2|34|46.76|E|type:landmark

name=Saint Assise transmitter

}} ; 48°32′46.27″N 2°35′6.13″E / 48.5461861°N 2.5850361°E / 48.5461861; 2.5850361 (Saint Assise transmitter){{#coordinates:48|32|46.27|N|2|35|6.13|E|type:landmark

name=Saint Assise transmitter

}} ; 48°32′36.13″N 2°34′6.37″E / 48.5433694°N 2.5684361°E / 48.5433694; 2.5684361 (Saint Assise transmitter){{#coordinates:48|32|36.13|N|2|34|6.37|E|type:landmark

name=Saint Assise transmitter

}} ; 48°32′35.19″N 2°34′25.79″E / 48.5431083°N 2.5738306°E / 48.5431083; 2.5738306 (Saint Assise transmitter){{#coordinates:48|32|35.19|N|2|34|25.79|E|type:landmark

name=Saint Assise transmitter

}} ; 48°32′34.28″N 2°34′45.24″E / 48.5428556°N 2.5792333°E / 48.5428556; 2.5792333 (Saint Assise transmitter){{#coordinates:48|32|34.28|N|2|34|45.24|E|type:landmark

name=Saint Assise transmitter

}} ; 48°32′33.37″N 2°35′4.72″E / 48.5426028°N 2.5846444°E / 48.5426028; 2.5846444 (Saint Assise transmitter){{#coordinates:48|32|33.37|N|2|35|4.72|E|type:landmark

name=Saint Assise transmitter

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8 masts
Col de la Madone Mediumwave Transmitter, 702 kHz Antenna, Mast West 250 m  ? Guyed Mast Peille 47|39.38|N|7|24|56.33|E|type:landmark name=Col de la Madone Mediumwave Transmitter, 702 kHz Antenna, Mast West

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Aramon Power Plant Chimney 250 m  ? Chimney Aramon 52|57.05|N|4|39|28.99|E|type:landmark name=Aramon Power Plant Chimney

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Transmitter Hautvillers 245 m  ? Guyed Mast Hautvillers 05|52.39|N|3|56|8.33|E|type:landmark name=Hautvillers transmitter

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Le Havre Power Plant Chimney 240 m  ? Chimney Le Havre 28|33.97|N|0|8|53.96|E|type:landmark name=Le Havre Power Plant Chimney

}}; 49°28′31.44″N 0°8′48.05″E / 49.4754000°N 0.1466806°E / 49.4754000; 0.1466806 (Le Havre Power Plant Chimney){{#coordinates:49|28|31.44|N|0|8|48.05|E|type:landmark

name=Le Havre Power Plant Chimney

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Transmitter Metz-Luttange 240 m  ? Guyed Mast Luttange 16|33.48|N|6|18|53.43|E|type:landmark name=Luttange transmitter

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Pont de Normandie, Tower 1 236 m 1995 Bridge Tower ( suspension bridge) Le Havre 26|9.88|N|0|16|24.31|E|type:landmark name=Pont de Normandie, Tower 1

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Transmitter Neuvy-Deux-Clochers 231 m  ? Guyed Mast Neuvy-Deux-Clochers 17|26.31|N|2|37|26.46|E|type:landmark name=Neuvy-Deux-Clochers transmitter

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Tour First 231 m  ? Highrise Paris 53|19.98|N|2|15|5.7|E|type:landmark name=Tour Axa

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Transmitter Haute Goulaine 227 m  ? Guyed Mast Haute Goulaine 11|12.83|N|1|26|8.83|W|type:landmark name=Haute Goulaine transmitter

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Transmitter Les Riceys 225 m  ? Guyed Mast Troyes, Champagne-Ardenne 58|55.45|N|4|24|8.84|E|type:landmark name=Les Riceys transmitter

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TV Tower Brest - Roc'h Trédudon 222 m  ? Guyed Mast/Tower Plounéour-Ménez 24|47.7|N|3|53|22.17|W|type:landmark name=Roc'h Trédudon transmitter

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Partially guyed
Transmitter Nancy-Malzéville 222 m  ? Guyed Mast Nancy-Malzéville, Lorrain 43|8.05|N|6|12|17.33|E|type:landmark name=Malzéville transmitter

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Transmitter Tramoyes 220 m 1934 Guyed Mast Tramoyes 52|32.41|N|4|57|3.07|E|type:landmark name=Tramoyes transmitter

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insulated against ground
Porcheville Power Plant Chimneys 220 m  ? Chimney Porcheville 58|11.83|N|1|45|34.09|E|type:landmark name=Porcheville Power Plant Chimney

}} ; 48°58′12.26″N 1°45′27.14″E / 48.9700722°N 1.7575389°E / 48.9700722; 1.7575389 (Porcheville Power Plant Chimney){{#coordinates:48|58|12.26|N|1|45|27.14|E|type:landmark

name=Porcheville Power Plant Chimney

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Cordemais Power Plant Chimneys 220 m  ? Chimney Cordemais 16|30.94|N|1|52|41.25|W|type:landmark name=Cordemais Power Plant Chimney

}}; 47°16′36.11″N 1°52′53.53″W / 47.2766972°N 1.8815361°W / 47.2766972; -1.8815361 (Cordemais Power Plant Chimney){{#coordinates:47|16|36.11|N|1|52|53.53|W|type:landmark

name=Cordemais Power Plant Chimney

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Transmitter Rennes-Thourie 220 m 1982 Guyed Mast Thourie 51|18.28|N|1|29|10.29|W|type:landmark name=Thourie transmitter

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insulated against ground
Transmitter Amailloux 220 m  ? Guyed Mast Amailloux 45|31.06|N|0|20|52.49|W|type:landmark name=Amailloux transmitter

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Transmitter Chissay 220 m  ? Guyed Mast Tours, Centre 22|1.75|N|1|7|14.76|E|type:landmark name=Chissay transmitter

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Transmitter Les Essarts 220 m  ? Guyed Mast Les Essarts 20|28.83|N|1|0|52.6|E|type:landmark name=Les Essarts transmitter

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Transmitter Maudétour en Vexin 220 m  ? Guyed Mast Maudétour en Vexin, Ile de France 5|24.05|N|1|45|44.04|E|type:landmark name=Maudétour en Vexin transmitter

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Transmitter Mont Bessou 220 m  ? Guyed Mast Mont Bessou, Limousin 34|13.92|N|2|7|24.31|E|type:landmark name=Mont Bessou transmitter

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Transmitter Montlandon 220 m  ? Guyed Mast Montlandon 23|47.47|N|1|0|57.89|E|type:landmark name=Montlandon transmitter

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Transmitter Les Cars 219 m  ? Guyed Mast Les Cars, Limousin 39|29.14|N|1|4|15.06|E|type:landmark name=Les Cars transmitter

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Transmitter Mont Pinçon 219 m  ? Guyed Mast Mont Pinçon 58|16.04|N|0|36|35.45|W|type:landmark name=Mont Pinçon transmitter

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Col de la Madone Mediumwave Transmitter, 702 kHz Antenna, Mast East 215 m  ? Guyed Mast Peille 47|40.3|N|7|24|59.23|E|type:landmark name=Col de la Madone Mediumwave Transmitter, 702 kHz Antenna, Mast East

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Pont de Normandie, Tower 2 214 m 1995 Bridge Tower ( suspension bridge) Le Havre 25|42.43|N|0|16|28.08|E|type:landmark name=Pont de Normandie, Tower 2

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LORAN-C transmitter Lessay 213 m Guyed Mast Lessay 8|55.23|N|1|30|16.99|W|type:landmark name=Lessay LORAN-C transmitter

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insulated against ground
LORAN-C transmitter Soustons 213 m 1985 Guyed Mast Soustons 44|23.2|N|1|22|49.61|W|type:landmark name=Soustons LORAN-C transmitter

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insulated against ground
Transmitter Mont des Cats 210.3 m  ? Guyed Mast Godewaersvelde 46|57.79|N|2|40|16.13|E|type:landmark name=Mont des Cats transmitter

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Tour Montparnasse 210 m 1972 Skyscraper Paris 50|31.66|N|2|19|19.73|E|type:landmark name=Tour Montparnasse

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Transmitter Saint Remy 208 m  ? Guyed Mast Saint Remy 44|6|N|1|52|21|E|type:landmark name=Transmitter Saint Remy ( dismantled)

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3 masts, dismantled
Transmitter Chalindrey 207 m  ? Guyed Mast Chalindrey 48|13.02|N|5|24|6.43|E|type:landmark name=Chalindrey transmitter

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Transmitter Neufchâtel en Bray-Croixdaller 203 m  ? Guyed Mast Neufchâtel en Bray-Croixdalle, Haute-Normandie 47|8.77|N|1|22|28.19|E|type:landmark name=Croixdaller transmitter

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Transmitter Landouzy 203 m  ? Guyed Mast Landouzy 51|44.35|N|4|0|55.5|E|type:landmark name=Landouzy transmitter

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Transmitter Limeux 203 m  ? Guyed Mast Limeux 00|44.6|N|1|49|48.6|E|type:landmark name=Limeux transmitter

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Transmitter Malicornay 203 m  ? Guyed Mast Malicornay, Centre 34|44.36|N|1|37|36.41|E|type:landmark name=Malicornay transmitter

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Transmitter Saint Just 203 m  ? Guyed Mast Saint-Just-en-Chaussee 30|5.2|N|2|23|47.5|E|type:landmark name=Saint Just transmitter

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Transmitter Trainou 203 m  ? Guyed Mast Orleans, Centre 57|52.95|N|2|6|45.24|E|type:landmark name=Trainou transmitter

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Camphin-en-Carembault transmitter 202 m  ? Guyed Mast Camphin-en-Carembault 31|5.25|N|2|59|42.02|E|type:landmark name=Camphin-en-Carembault transmitter

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Transmitter Bergerac-Audrix 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Bergerac-Audrix, Aquitaine 52|43.54|N|0|57|22.56|E|type:landmark name=Bergerac-Audrix transmitter

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Transmitter Gisy-Les-Nobles 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Les Cars, Limousin 18|21.44|N|3|16|57.28|E|type:landmark name=Gisy-Les-Nobles transmitter

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Haut de Dimont Transmitter 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Vittel 9|47.83|N|6|0|39.14|E|type:landmark name=Haut de Dimont transmitter

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Transmitter Molesmes 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Auxerre, Bourgogne 36|31.83|N|3|27|29.07|E|type:landmark name=Molesmes transmitter

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Transmitter Mont d'Amain 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Mont d'Amain, Basse Normandie 40|13.03|N|0|20|49.52|E|type:landmark name=Mont d'Amain transmitter

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Transmitter Mont Rochard 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Mont Rochard 13|9.61|N|0|21|11.71|W|type:landmark name=Mont Rochard transmitter

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Transmitter Saint Léger le Guéretois 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Saint Léger le Guéretois, Limousin 9|22.8|N|1|50|9.38|E|type:landmark name=Saint Léger le Guéretois transmitter

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Transmitter Verdun-Septsarges 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Verdun-Septsarges, Lorraine 16|22.33|N|5|10|16.46|E|type:landmark name=Septsarges transmitter

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Transmitter Willeroncourt 200 m  ? Guyed Mast Willeroncourt, Lorraine 42|22.99|N|5|21|2.25|E|type:landmark name=Willeroncourt transmitter

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Brumath radio mast 200 m 1940 Guyed Mast Brumath demolished on June 15, 1940
La Doua transmitter, 200 metres masts 200 m 1919 Guyed Mast Lyon 47|09|N|4|52|49|E|type:landmark name=La Doua transmitter

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2 masts, dismantled in 1960
Saint-André-de-Corcy transmitter 200 m 1960 Guyed Mast Saint-André-de-Corcy 55|43.83|N|4|56|8.81|E|type:landmark name=Saint-André-de-Corcy transmitter

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2 masts, dismantled in 1993
Perret Tower 110 m 1949-1952 Residential Amiens
Perret Tower 108 m 1924-1925 Observation tower Grenoble

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