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  • Subject (Images): Firebreaks
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    • Fire Control Study

    • 1931-12-09
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire line made with Double Disc Plow
    • Fire Control Study

    • 1933-02
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire line 125' wide, Spring Hill Twp. Scotland County, by Warden J.A. Barber, Feb 1933. Two furrows run with 2-horse plow and area between plowed strip and road burned. Opposite side of road burned in Feb. 1933.
    • Roads, C.C.C.

    • 1933-09-19
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire line construction on old railroad grade, Saratoga, "Pocosin" Wilson Co. by C.C.C.
    • Roads, C.C.C.

    • 1933-09-19
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire line construction on old railroad grade, Saratoga, "Pocosin" Wilson Co. by C.C.C.
    • Roads, C.C.C.

    • 1933-09-19
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire line construction on old railroad grade, Saratoga, "Pocosin" Wilson Co. by C.C.C.
    • Roads, C.C.C.

    • 1933-09-19
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire line construction on old railroad grade, Saratoga, "Pocosin" Wilson Co. by C.C.C.
    • Roads - CCC

    • 1933-10-25
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire Breaks Construction - Jacksons Springs. CCC 51-P. Disc Plow and disc harrow used.
    • Fire Lines

    • 1934-04-06
    • The Forest History Society
    • Fire Break along state highway, for protection of adjoining timber areas from fires originating along highway. Line 8' wide, stamps removed, plowed with 3-disc tractor plow with one (1) round trip. Space between highway and strip burned.
    • Roads - CCC

    • 1934-04-06
    • The Forest History Society
    • Combination 20' truck trail and 100' fire break in first stages of construction, Trees cut for tractor to pull on 20' strip and stumps prepared for blasting. 8' safety strip 50' on each side of truck trail (not shown) already cleared ready to plow...
    • Roads - CCC

    • 1934-04-06
    • The Forest History Society
    • Combination 20 feet truck trail cleared and ready for debris burning operation, to be followed by tractor and grader. Eight foot safety strip, 50 foot on each side of truck trail also cleared ready for plough strip and to burn at 100 foot intervals...
    • Fire Lines

    • 1936-03
    • The Forest History Society
    • Showing outer portion of 100 ft. boundary line used to guard against fire from slash at association boundary. Snags near line were felled.
    • Fire Lines

    • 1936-03
    • The Forest History Society
    • Boundary line with truck trail in center, 4 furrows on each side of 20' unplowed center making 70' to 75' break.
    • Fire Lines

    • 1936-03
    • The Forest History Society
    • Interior center line running for 6 miles and breaking area in center 4 furrows with 3-Disc Hester. No timber burned - will average 50'.
    • Fire Lines

    • 1936-03
    • The Forest History Society
    • Two furrows through timber with 3-Disc Hester Plow and No. 22 Caterpillar Tractor. Makes 12 ft. line. Interior lines.
    • Fire Line

    • 1936-03
    • The Forest History Society
    • Boundary line with 4 3-Disc furrows on each side of 50' truck trail center breaking over-all of 100'.

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