Edisto/Butterfield Tower
US 941, SC 10

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 941, SC 10 (view other lookouts in United States, South Carolina)
Date Registered April 19, 2012
Nominated by Michael T. Finch Jr., MD
Location Butterfield Plantation
Allendale County, South Carolina
Coordinates N 32° 58.175' W 081° 26.005' (view using Google Maps)
N 32° 58' 11" W 081° 26' 00"
N 32.969587° W 081.433416°
Elevation 160 ft (49 m)
Built 1933
Administered by Michael T. Finch Jr., MD, Owner
Cooperators Michael T. Finch Jr., MD, Owner

Description

Constructed circa 1933 by the CCC, this Bethlehem Steel tower is 110 feet tall with a 7'x7' steel cab and centered pivot-out type windows, was first referred to as the "Edisto Tower" by the SC Forestry Commission (SCFC). It was originally located at about 12 miles ESE of Bamburg, SC. The tower was purchased from SCFC and moved to private property in October, 2005.

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Note FFLA sign on left

Note FFLA sign on left