McGowin Lookout Tower
US 814, AL 15

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 814, AL 15 (view other lookouts in United States, Alabama)
Date Registered June 23, 2009
Nominated by Thomas Kaufmann
Location Chapman
Butler County, Alabama
Coordinates N 31° 42.000' W 086° 40.800' (view using Google Maps)
N 31° 41' 60" W 086° 40' 48"
N 31.700000° W 086.680000°
Elevation 327 ft (100 m)
Built 1936
Administered by Alabama Forestry Commission
Cooperators Alabama Forestry Commission

Description

The tall 120' McGowin Lookout was built by the CCC and known as McKenzie Lookout. It was moved in 1966 by the Alabama Forestry Commission to its present location.

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