Forest Service lookout, Soper Mountain, ca. 1920
Contributed by Maine Forest Service
The Maine Forest Service fire lookout on Soper Mountain. "Tolman" is the watchman.
The wood tower, rebuilt in 1916, replaced the original wood tower built in 1909. In 1924, a 24-foot steel tower replaced the wood structure.
- Title: Forest Service lookout, Soper Mountain, ca. 1920
- Creation Date: circa 1920
- Subject Date: circa 1920
- Town: T8 R12 WELS
- County: Piscataquis
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 8.5 x 13.5
- 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
Soper Mountain (Me.)
Watchmen--Maine--T9 R12 WELS
Fire lookout stations--Maine--T8 R12 WELS
Maine. Bureau of Forestry--Facilities
Maine. Bureau of Foresty--Employees
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