On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 10:41 AM, Peter Kurilecz <[log in to unmask]> wrote:


On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 10:02 AM, Shirley Schuette <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

 

The captions are in German, but the pictures speak for themselves. Picture 42 shows the building when it was first completed. Pictures 5-7 and 9-10 show their efforts to save the documents. Some of the were rescued from the cellar.

http://www.stern.de/panorama/:K%F6lner-S%FCdstadt-Szenen-Verw%FCstung/656566.html?nl=T%C3%A4glich04.03.2009&cp=1



IF one goes to image #36 at the above link you can see where it looks like a sinkhole resulted underneath the building which may be the reason for the building's collapse


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