William S. Moorhead Federal Building

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William S. Moorhead Federal Building
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Northeast side of the Moorhead Building
General information
Type Office
Location 1000 Liberty Avenue
Coordinates 40°26′39″N 79°59′41″W / 40.44417°N 79.99472°W / 40.44417; -79.99472Coordinates: 40°26′39″N 79°59′41″W / 40.44417°N 79.99472°W / 40.44417; -79.99472
Construction started November 9, 1958
Completed 1964
Height
Roof 340 ft (104 m)
Technical details
Floor count 23
Design and construction
Architect Altenhof & Bown

The William S. Moorhead Federal Building is a 340-foot (100 m) tall skyscraper in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Plans for the building were announced on November 9, 1958 and the structure was completed in 1964. It has 23 floors and is the 21st tallest building in Pittsburgh.[1]

Side of the structure

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Preceded by
Bell Telephone Building
Pittsburgh Skyscrapers by Height
340 feet (104 m)
23 floors
Succeeded by
Centre City Tower
Preceded by
Four Gateway Center
Pittsburgh Skyscrapers by Year of Completion
1964
Succeeded by
Washington Plaza