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Old fire lookout tower, Number Nine Mountain, ca. 1918

Old fire lookout tower, Number Nine Mountain, ca. 1918

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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.

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