New Hampshire Fire Towers
Red Hill Tower

Red Hill Tower in 1989
(Photo courtesy Iris Baird)


Town: Moultonboro
County: Carroll
Mountain or Hill: Red Hill
Height above sea level: 2029 FT
Tower Structure Height: 37'
Latitude: 43-45-29
Longitude: 71-27-46
First date of operation: 1927
Operating Agency: White Mtn. Nat. Forest
Type: Steel Tower

Other Photos

Red Hill Tower in 1927
(Photo courtesy Jack Kelley)


  • 1927 - present.
  • Funds for the tower and cabin were donated by Ernest B. Dane in 1927. It was 27' steel. It replaced the station on Mt. Israel. A new cab was placed in 1972, raising the tower about ten feet. It remains in service.


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