Tennessee lookout towers
35.49969 -83.62099
35° 29.981'N 83° 37.259'W
35° 29' 58.9"N 83° 37' 15.5"W
17S 262265E 3931619N
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High Rocks

Waypoint: NCT001 35.49969,-83.62099
County: NC
Elevation: 5190'
Info: FB2576 gsmnp removed
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The steps, the footings, and the old ranger cabin still remain (in disrepair), but the tower was removed in the late 1980s. See George Ellison article

Below the evolution of towers at High Rocks from 1930 photos from NPS archives courtesy of Peter Barr

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