Mount Brown Fire Lookout

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Mount Brown Fire Lookout
Mount Brown Fire Lookout Station.jpg
Mount Brown Fire Lookout is located in Montana
Mount Brown Fire Lookout
Mount Brown Fire Lookout is located in the US
Mount Brown Fire Lookout
Nearest city West Glacier, Montana
Coordinates 48°37′44″N 113°49′58″W / 48.62889°N 113.83278°W / 48.62889; -113.83278Coordinates: 48°37′44″N 113°49′58″W / 48.62889°N 113.83278°W / 48.62889; -113.83278
Built 1928
MPS Glacier National Park MRA
NRHP Reference # 86003693[1]
Added to NRHP December 16, 1986

The Mount Brown Fire Lookout in Glacier National Park is significant as one of a chain of manned fire lookout posts within the park. The low two-story timber-construction structure with a pyramidal roof was built in 1928.[2] The design was a standard U.S. Forest Service plan.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Mount Brown Fire Lookout". List of Classified Structures. National Park Service. 2008-11-14. 
  3. ^ Historic Research Associates (May 1984). National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Mount Brown Fire Lookout (pdf). National Park Service.