|FIRE CONTROL TOWERS
on Peaks Island
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Two Observation Towers were constructed in 1944 Each 6 stories high, made of concrete. There are 3 observing levels, serving Battery Cravens as the battery commander's station for Battery Steele and as a mine observing station.
The current status of the towers are: unaltered, good condition but doorway and lower windows are sealed with concrete; property of City of Portland.
observation decks are the same with a window like this.
The other large observation tower, owned by Island Cable TV.