BEARD (tree)

Grid Reference -34.461278, 116.388124 (GDA)
Department DEC
Work Centre ?
District Pemberton
Grading ?
Elevation (ASL) 272m
Height 58m
Construction Timber
Cabin size ?
Public access to site ?
In use since 1952 - 1968
Photo (1969) supplied by Roger Underwood in April 2020
This tower had a short span of use. Serious crown rot was found to have set in and the tree was condemned and felled in 1969.

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This photo was scanned from Dave Evans's book 'Lookouts of the Karri Country' and used with permission from Roger Underwood
who commented: "I am always sorry we did that, but the engineering blokes wanted a good analysis of the extent of the rot,
and also we needed the site for the new tower".
Screenshot of old map supplied by MLC in late 2019

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