New Hampshire Fire Towers
Mount Major Tower





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Town: Alton
County: Belknap
Mountain or Hill: Mount Major
Height above sea level: 1796 FT
Tower Structure Height: Groundhouse
Latitude: 43-31-07
Longitude: 71-17-38
First date of operation: 1925
Operating Agency: Uknown
Type: Groundhouse

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  • A stone hut on the summit was built in 1925 by a summer resident. There is no evidence it was ever used for fire detection. The ruins of the hut remain.


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