New Hampshire Fire Towers
Mount Shaw Tower

Mount Shaw Tower
(Photo courtesy Iris Baird)


Town: Moultonboro
County: Carroll
Mountain or Hill: Mount Shaw
Height above sea level: 2585 FT
Tower Structure Height: 60'
Latitude: 43-44-51
Longitude: 71-16-41
First date of operation: 1916
Operating Agency: NH Forestry Service
Type: Wood Tower

Other Photos

Mount Shaw Tower in 1915
(Photo courtesy Jack Kelley)


  • 1916-1922.
  • T. S. Plant, the landowner gave the state permission to establish a lookout on a 60' tower, one of several on his estate.


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