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The Statue of Liberty is a national monument located on Liberty Island in New York Harbour. Built-in 1886, The statue was given as a gift from France to the United States. The statue is constructed of copper plates attached to an iron skeleton. Now, the statue looks upon no one, how long will it last?

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100 Years after People: The copper skin of the Statue of Liberty is beginning to disintegrate since the skin is only a few millimeters thick.

300 Years after People: The Statue of Liberty has suffers a fatal relapse of corrosion, the pieces is starting to fall to the bottom of New York Harbour, which has now flooded parts of Liberty Island. First will come the heaviest part, the torch-bearing right arm. Then the head, and the rest. It is possible that the imprint of the statue arm and face on the ocean floor might become fossilized.

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