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White Rock Mountain Water Tower, Forest Service Road 1505, Fern, Franklin County, AR



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Item Title


Location
Forest Service Road 1505, Fern, AR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS AR-48
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N212).
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
0.1995
Significance: The Water Tower, still in operation, holds 8000 gallons of water. Constructed of stone walls, a rough timber roof, wood shingles (later replaced by asphalt) with a copper cap, and a reinforced concrete water tank, the tower measures about 15.5 feet from out to out of the square structure, and stands about 50.5 feet tall. There is no evidence to suggest the use of an architect.

Subjects
Water Towers
Stone Buildings
Civilian Conservation Corps


Related Names
Civilian Conservation Corps
Beauchamp, John, Delineator
Little, James H., Delineator
Oliphant, Kristen, Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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