Forest Service crow's nest, Spoon Mountain, ca. 1920
Contributed by Maine Forest Service
A Maine Forest Service crow's nest fire lookout on the east point of Spoon Mountain that was built in 1916. In 1920, it was raised by 15 feet to a height of 30 feet. In 1936, a 50-foot steel tower replaced the wood structure.
In 1917, Joseph Ingraham of Patten was the watchman and John E. Mitchell of Patten was chief warden.
- Title: Forest Service crow's nest, Spoon Mountain, ca. 1920
- Creation Date: circa 1920
- Subject Date: circa 1920
- Town: T8 R7 WELS
- County: Penobscot
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 9.8 x 6.6
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Forest Service
48 Hospital Street, Augusta, ME 04330
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