Eureka Fire Tower Site
US 1622, FL 2

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1622, FL 2 (view other lookout sites in United States, Florida)
Date Registered July 24, 2016
Nominated by Robert Spear
Location Ocala National Forest
Marion County, Florida
Coordinates N 29° 21.317' W 081° 51.067' (view using Google Maps)
N 29° 21' 19" W 081° 51' 04"
N 29.355281° W 081.851111°
Elevation 161 ft (49 m)
Removed 1940s or 1950s
Administered by U.S. Forest Service


Footings remain from this former fire tower in Ocala National Forest. Judging by the size of the footings, this was likely a short tower and may have ben constructed in wood. Perimeter poles set in the ground suggest the boundary of the site. A witness post exists along nearby Forest Road 9.


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