Horsehead Lookout
US 906, SC 9
Sarah Dawsey photo

Sarah Dawsey photo

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 906, SC 9 (view other lookouts in United States, South Carolina)
Date Registered April 7, 2011
Nominated by Ron Stafford
Location Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge
Charleston County, South Carolina
Coordinates N 33° 03.600' W 079° 24.233' (view using Google Maps)
N 33° 03' 36" W 079° 24' 14"
N 33.060000° W 079.403889°
Elevation 4 ft (1 m)
Built 1930
Administered by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Cooperators U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service


Built in the 1930s, this 60' steel tower located on the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway is now abandoned. After years of rust, two of its legs collapsed on about June 14, 2014.


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Downed tower in June 2014 (Sarah Dawsey photo)

Downed tower in June 2014 (Sarah Dawsey photo)