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'White elephant' projects that defied the critics

Lovemoney Logo By Tom Belger of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 29: Many popular global landmarks were seen as absolute disasters when they were first built. Plenty of now-iconic sites once faced widespread opposition, major construction problems or struggled to make any money. Here are some projects new and old that eventually proved the doubters wrong.

These projects bounced back

Many popular global landmarks were seen as absolute disasters when they were first built. Plenty of now-iconic sites once faced widespread opposition, major construction problems or struggled to make any money. Here are some projects new and old that eventually proved the doubters wrong.
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