Teufelsberg is a man-made hill in Berlin, Germany, in the Grunewald locality of former West Berlin. It rises about 80 metres above the surrounding Teltow plateau and 120.1 metres above the sea level, in the north of Berlin's Grunewald Forest. It was named after the Teufelssee in its southerly vicinity. The hill is made of rubble, and covers an under-construction Nazi military-technical college . During the Cold War, there was a U.S. listening station on the hill, Field Station Berlin.
Teufelsberg is a man-made hill, created in the 20 years following the Second World War by moving approximately 75,000,000 m3 of debris from Berlin.
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