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In ancient Egypt, pylons were monumental structures found at the entrance to a temple. The contemporary use of pylons is massive steel or concrete structures that support high tension cables. A pier provides structural support for an arch, a pylon for a lintel.

Clifton Bridge - Bristol - England
Gateway at Luxor - Egypt
London - England
Temple of Khonsu at Karnak - Egypt
St. Peter's - Rome - Italy
Parc Güell - Gaudi - Barcelona - Spain
Paired - Seville - Spain
Coalbrook - England