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Forest Fire Prevention
Moose Mountain Tower at Sisson Lake
Moose Mountain Tower at Sisson Lake

Date: 195-
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard, Mr. Léopold Couturier, Mr. Martin N. Turgeon

Description: We see the Moose Mountain tower located near Sisson Lake in the Plaster Rock area in the 1950s. This tower was built by Fraser Companies of Plaster Rock in 1948 and was 80 feet high. This allowed forest firewatch in the Plaster Rock area.

Subject: New Brunswick, Forests, Fires, Plaster Rock, Moose Mountain