Washington Bald Mountain fire lookout tower, ca. 1920

Contributed by Maine Forest Service


The Forest Service fire lookout tower on Washington Bald Mountain, built in 1918, was the older, enclosed wood type. It was 55-feet high and was replaced in 1934 with a 70-foot steel tower.

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About This Item

  • Title: Washington Bald Mountain fire lookout tower, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: T42 MD BPP
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13.5 cm x 8 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

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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