Lookout tower, Moxie Bald Mountain, ca. 1920

Contributed by Maine Forest Service


The Forest Service fire lookout tower at Moxie Bald Mountain in about 1920. The two unidentified men in the tower probably are Forest Service employees.

The steel tower was built in 1919. It is 12-feet tall and built at an elevation of 2,630 feet. It replaced a wood tower that was built in 1910.

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About This Item

  • Title: Lookout tower, Moxie Bald Mountain, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: T2 R3 BKP EKR
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 8 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Forest Service
Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry, 18 Elkins Lane, Harlow Building, 22 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0022
(207) 287-3156

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