Lone Mountain Fire Lookout - 201010LJW

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Pack hoses carried 19 tons of sand, grave, concert and steel up Lone Mountain for the construction of this fire lookout in May 1937. It was built in 12 days by the Indian Emergency Conservation workers under the direction of R. E. Voorhies. The tower has not been maintained since the 1960’s. It may appear in good condition, but looks can be deceiving. It was scraped a few years after this photo.

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  • Uploaded on November 5, 2010
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Larry Workman QIN
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.482
    • ISO Speed: ISO250
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash