Sudbury Fire Tower
US 625, MA 36

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 625, MA 36 (view other lookouts in United States, Massachusetts)
Date Registered December 15, 2004
Nominated by Henry Isenberg
Location Town of Sudbury
Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Coordinates N 42° 20.750' W 071° 26.966' (view using Google Maps)
N 42° 20' 45" W 071° 26' 58"
N 42.345830° W 071.449440°
Elevation 594 ft (181 m)
Built 1966
Administered by Mass. Bureau of Forest Fire Control
Cooperators Mass. Bureau of Forest Fire Control, District 14

Description

The first Sudbury Fire Tower was a 48’ iron tower a ladder and a 10’x10’ cab. In 1966 it was replaced with the current 75’ steel tower with stairs and a 10’x10’ wooden cab.

Map

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Visit Reports

September 27, 2012: Tom Muise

Condition

Needs paint? No Response
Shutters OK? No Response
Condition of wood OK? Yes
Stairs OK? Yes
Glass intact? Yes

Electronics and Enroachments

Are electronic sites enroaching on tower? Yes

Access and Signs

NHLR sign posted? No
Directions to tower signed? No

Staffing

Staffed? Yes

Opportunities for Volunteer Support

Volunteers staffing opportunities? No Response
Volunteer maintenance opportunities? No Response