Wheeler Fire Tower, Pennsylvania
Prominence: 45 ft, 14 m
Elevation: 1925 feet, 587 meters
True Isolation: 1.81 mi, 2.91 km
|Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)||41° 41' 27'' N, 79° 15' 26'' W|
41.690953, -79.257139 (Dec Deg)
|County/Second Level Region||Warren|
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|The Wheeler Fire Tower, located in the Hearts Content Campground of the Allegheny National Forest, is one of two Fire Towers still standing in Warren County , the other being Cole Hill. The 80 foot tall Tower, erected in 1922, was the first for Warren County. It is called Wheeler for the Wheeler-Dusenbury farm. |
The locked, fenced-in Tower is not open to the public.
A BM embedded in concrete is to one side of the Tower "USC&G SURVEY, STATE, 1935".
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