R.I.P. 1939-1959
A 90' tree cab was built in 1924, replaced by a 20' 6x6' open cab in 1928. Log cabin living quarters were added in 1930. A 30' L-4 tower was constructed in 1939, with an AWS cabin added in 1942. A 28' treated timber L-4 tower was built in 1959, destroyed in 1968.
Willamette National Forest
15 miles north of Oakridge
Lane County, Oregon
Elevation 3959'
USGS Benchmark PC0798

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Gold Point in 1950
Photo courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum