Gomer Hill Fire Tower
US 1697, NY 49
2012 photo

2012 photo - courtesy of Laurie Rankin

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1697, NY 49 (view other lookouts in United States, New York)
Date Registered December 23, 2022
Nominated by Laurie Rankin
Location State Forest Preserve
Lewis County, New York
Coordinates N 43° 38.828' W 075° 28.916' (view using Google Maps)
N 43° 38' 50" W 075° 28' 55"
N 43.647140° W 075.481940°
Elevation 2,108 ft (643 m)
Administered by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation


Gomer Hill is a 67'6" International Derrick tower that was placed on the summit in 1940, first staffed in 1941 and then decommissioned in 1989.The site is on public State Lands, but the tower is closed as it contains numerous pieces of radio equipment.


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