News Actions Facebook Tweet Email VIDEO VAULT: 1952 WTVR Tower Construction By: Alix Bryan Posted at 5:44 PM, Mar 28, 2012 and last updated 2012-03-28 17:44:44-04 The 843-foot tower was activated in 1953. Here is a view from the top as the project neared completion. Copyright 2021 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Sign up for the Headlines Newsletter and receive up to date information. now signed up to receive the Headlines Newsletter. Click here to manage all Newsletters Watch Bill, Candace, Zach and Lane on CBS 6 News at 11 p.m.