Grid Reference BU 606885
Department DEPI
Work Depot Castlemaine
Region North West
Grading Secondary
Elevation (ASL) 544m
Height 18m
Construction Steel
Cabin size 2m x 2m
Public access to site Yes
In use since 19?? - 19??
1972 - current
CFA Region 2 - North Western
Photo and information supplied by Jim Hawkins

This tower was erected in approx. 1972 to replace the old tower, which was about 1km away.

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Tower and solar panel Cabin interior footings

Above photos (taken in 2006) supplied by Andre Belterman
Note the date in the footings (1979) The correct construction date is still being investigated.

Fryers Ridge received a new cabin in 2014. Photos (2016) supplied by Andre Belterman

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