Sharps Knob Tower Site
US 1655, WV 46

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1655, WV 46 (view other lookout sites in United States, West Virginia)
Date Registered January 26, 2017
Nominated by Brian M. Powell
Location Monongahela National Forest
Edray, Pocahontas County, West Virginia
Coordinates N 38° 25.600' W 080° 09.850' (view using Google Maps)
N 38° 25' 36" W 080° 09' 51"
N 38.426667° W 080.164167°
Elevation 4,535 ft (1,382 m)
Built 1936
Administered by U.S. Forest Service

Description

This 40' steel tower was built in 1936 using CCC labor. It had a 14'x14' cab and was last staffed in 1970.

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