1 WTC Spire Heads for the Skyline

Hey, hey, up she rises. (Kit Dillon)

Hey, hey, up she rises. (Kit Dillon)

Gospeed. (Kit Dillon)

Gospeed. (Kit Dillon)

A day after arriving in Manhattan from across the harbor, the first piece of the 1 World Trade Center spire has begun the trip to its final resting place atop the city’s tallest tower. We’ll have a full report of the ceremony later but wanted to share this dramatic shot now.