Charleston County South Carolina Forestry Commission
1939-40: "All fire towers, tower buildings and telephone line construction was done by the Civilian Conservation Corps at no cost to the State or protective associations. A new tower was constructed at the Johns Island tower site in Charleston County." + "Tower unit buildings are under construction." (Report of the State Commission of Forestry,7/1/39 - 6/30/40)
1956-57: The old wooden tower located at Johns Island was replaced by a new steel structure. (Report of the State Commission of Forestry, 7/1/56 to 6/30/57)
February 2011: The tower was sold at auction for a total of $2,415.00 including taxes and fees. Removal required within 45 days.