New Hampshire Fire Towers
Iron Mountain Tower

Iron Mountain Tower circa 1940
(Photo courtesy John Nutter)


Town: Bartlett
County: Carroll
Mountain or Hill: Iron Mountain
Height above sea level: 2726 FT
Tower Structure Height: 30'
Latitude: 44-08-08
Longitude: 71-14-35
First date of operation: 1939
Operating Agency: White Mtn. Nat. Forest
Type: Steel Tower

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  • 1939 - 1948, rem. bef. 1969?
  • A 30' wooden tower, presumably built by the CCC. The 1948 WMNF Administrative Atlas says, buit 1941, 29', Type CT-2, Cab type R-6. It was removed from service in 1948, and sold in 1949. There is debris on the summit.


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