Tennessee Fire Towers

a motorcycle exploration


Pictured are the towers I've visited.


Parker Hill, Cannon Co, March '08. (Updated: June '08)


Natchez Trace, Henderson Co., May '08


Marshall Knobs, Rutherford Co., May '08

Check the size of those buzzards!


Hurricane, Moore Co., May '08


Sewanee (St. Andrews), Franklin Co., June '08


Summitville, Coffee Co., June '08: Gravel access road gated/locked.  Unable to confirm whether tower still stands.


Morrison-Viola, Warren Co., June '08


Farrar Hill (Noah), Coffee Co., July '08: Found no publicly accessible evidence of tower.  Suspect it's been removed.


Cedars of Lebanon, Wilson Co., July '08


Gordonsville (Winfree Knob), Smith Co., July '08


Smithville, Dekalb Co., July '08


Hixon, Grundy Co., August '08


Fall Creek Falls, Bledsoe Co., August '08 (Click here for some interesting history on this tower.)


Spencer, VanBuren Co., August '08


Pewitt Rd, Williamson Co., August '08


Bon Aqua, Hickman Co., August '08


Moore's Switch, Hickman Co., August '08


Rockwood, Roane Co., Sept. '08


New Salem, Jackson Co., Sept. '08


For more information on these historic towers click here. Test.