Mountain Tower circa 1970
courtesy Iris Baird)
Mountain or Hill: Pine Mountain
sea level: 2440 FT
Tower Structure Height: 40'
First date of operation: 1910
Operating Agency: White Mtn. Nat. Forest
Type: Steel Tower
1910 -1967. Razed
station was funded in 1910 by the NH Timberland Owners, with additional funding
from the NH Forestry Commission. A new tower was constructed in 1916, and another
in 1939. In 1948 the WMNF Administrative Atlas described it as 40' high, type
CT-3, cab type R-7, built in 1939 (by the CCC.) It remained in service until 1967,
and was removed in 1975.