El Caso Lookout Complex

Gila National Forest, El Caso Lake, New Mexico. County/parish: Catron.

NRIS 87002476

2 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places January 28, 1988.

Part of National Forest Fire Lookouts in the Southwestern Region TR (NRIS 64000519).

From Wikipedia:

El Caso Lookout Complex

The El Caso Lookout Complex is located in the Gila National Forest north of Apache Creek, New Mexico. Built in 1934 by the Works Progress Administration, the complex was one of three New Deal-era forest fire lookouts built in Catron County. The other two are the Mangas Mountain Lookout Complex near Old Horse Springs and the Bearwallow Mountain Lookout Complex near Mogollon.

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Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • No Style Listed

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/87002476

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