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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.

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  • 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: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 13.5 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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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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