Old fire lookout tower, Number Nine Mountain, ca. 1918
Contributed by Maine Forest Service
The old fire lookout tower at Number Nine Mountain.
A wood tower was built at Number Nine in 1914 and replaced with this wood tower a year later. A 36-foot steel tower was built in 1919 and removed in 1993.
W. B. Hussey was assigned to the Number Nine fire lookout in 1917.
- Title: Old fire lookout tower, Number Nine Mountain, ca. 1918
- Creation Date: circa 1918
- Subject Date: circa 1918
- Town: TD R2 WELS
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 13.5 x 8
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Forest Service
48 Hospital Street, Augusta, ME 04330
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Fire lookout stations--Maine--TD R2 WELS
Fire lookouts--Maine--TD R2 WELS
Maine. Bureau of Forestry--Employees
Maine. Bureau of Forestry--Facilities
Watchmen--Maine--TD R2 WELS
Number Nine Mountain (Me.)
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.