Big Flat Fire Tower
US 1285, PA 69

Photo courtesy of Kristin Reynolds

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1285, PA 69 (view other lookouts in United States, Pennsylvania)
Date Registered July 30, 2018
Nominated by Kristin Reynolds
Location Michael State Forest
Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Coordinates N 40° 00.111' W 077° 24.446' (view using Google Maps)
N 40° 00' 07" W 077° 24' 27"
N 40.001850° W 077.407431°
Elevation 2,064 ft (629 m)
Built 1921
Administered by Pennsylvania Bureau of Forestry

Description

Built in 1921, this 60-foot steel Aermotor tower sits on South Mountain overlooking Gettysburg.

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