Sneedville Lookout Tower
US 1088, TN 24 Photo Photo

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1088, TN 24 (view other lookouts in United States, Tennessee)
Date Registered January 3, 2015
Nominated by Jeff Flanary
Location Hancock County, Tennessee
Coordinates N 36° 33.084' W 083° 14.046' (view using Google Maps)
N 36° 33' 05" W 083° 14' 03"
N 36.551400° W 083.234100°
Elevation 2,559 ft (780 m)


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Visit Reports

May 4, 2008: Jeff Flanary


Needs paint? Yes
Shutters OK? No Response
Condition of wood OK? Yes
Stairs OK? Yes
Glass intact? No Response
Good condition? Yes
Comments: Most glass is gone from cab, cab floor is also gone, stairs look in good shape however the first run has been removed. Steel looks good, cab needs paint as there is some rust and grafitti. Overall it is in good shape and has a fence all the way around it.

Electronics and Enroachments

Are electronic sites enroaching on tower? Yes
Other enroachments? One other tower located next to the fire tower, also a small weather station. The tower has one dish and several vertical antennas mounted on its sides and cab.

Access and Signs

NHLR sign posted? No
Directions to tower signed? No


Staffed? No

Opportunities for Volunteer Support

Volunteers staffing opportunities? No Response
Volunteer maintenance opportunities? No Response
Don't know about volunteer maintainence as I don't know contact for this site.