Guardian Building

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Height: Architectural 151 m / 496 ft
Height: To Tip 192.6 m / 632 ft
Floors Above Ground 40
Floors Below Ground 3


Official Name Guardian Building
Other Names The Cathedral of Finance, Union Trust Company Building
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Detroit
Street Address & Map 500 Griswold Street
Postal Code 48226
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Landmark Status national
Construction Start 1928
Completion 1929
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City Ranking #8 Tallest in Detroit

Companies Involved

Design Donaldson & Meier; Smith, Hinchman & Grylls
Main Contractor W.E. Wood Company

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