Sharon Fire Tower
US 560, MA 10

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 560, MA 10 (view other lookouts in United States, Massachusetts)
Date Registered February 2, 2004
Nominated by Henry Isenberg
Location Norfolk County, Massachusetts
Coordinates N 42° 07.433' W 071° 12.866' (view using Google Maps)
N 42° 07' 26" W 071° 12' 52"
N 42.123890° W 071.214440°
Elevation 145 ft (44 m)
Built 1966
Administered by Mass. Bureau of Forest Fire Control
Cooperators Mass. Bureau of Forest Fire Control, District 4


Built in 1966, Sharon Lookout is a 10’x10’ cab on top of a 75’ steel tower on Moose Hill. It replaced an earlier tower erected in 1917, which in turn was a replacement for a 1912 tower on Bluff Head one-half mile south. It will be listed on the National Lookout Register until it is 50 years old.


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