0 Likes

Fort Canby Fire Control - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
USA

This structure was part Fort Canby, (Harbor Defense of the Columbia River) and was built during World War II. The uppermost room was part a microwave radar facility built in 1943.  The lower portions of the structure consisted of 2 levels, with the viewpoint upon the roof of the lower of two levels.  These rooms contained sighting apparatus which provided coordinates of targets at sea to their assigned gun batteries at Forts Columbia and Canby (Washington) and Fort Stevens (Oregon).

Copyright: Washington state parks foundation
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 4000x2000
Uploaded: 16/06/2013
Updated: 22/06/2013
Views:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

Washington State Parks Foundation
Bell's View - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
North Head Lighthouse Workroom - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
North Head Lighthouse Lantern Room - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
North Head Lighthouse Lantern Room Sunrise - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
North Head Lighthouse 2nd Level - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
North Head Lighthouse 3rd Level - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
North Head Lighthouse - Cape Disappointment State Park
Washington State Parks Foundation
North Head Lighthouse - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Bell's View Trail at North Head - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Lighthouse Keeper's Store, North Head - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Interpretive Display at North Head - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Lighthouse Keeper's Store - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Carsten Arenz
Swarovski Crystal World Wattens - Reflections 1
Torsten Schmeling
Sony Center Berlin
John Wood
Pukaki Aerodrome
mostafa morjane
Mosquée Hassan II
Jaime Brotóns
Panorámica a mano de la Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
Jaime Brotóns
Montjuic justo antes de empezar a llover, Barcelona
Carsten Arenz
Florence - Piazza del Duomo Cahedral North
Sebastian Bauer
Deriner Crushing Plant on 14 January 2012
Sergej Esnault
St. Mark's Square at sunset- Zagreb - Croatia
Luis MESSNER
Luftobernberg
Carsten Arenz
Florence - Piazza del Duomo South - Giotto´s Bell Tower
Vasilis Triantafyllou
Meteora Varlaam Monastery Steps Greece
Washington State Parks Foundation
Saint Edward Playground (2) - Saint Edward State Park, Washington State
Washington State Parks Foundation
Camp Wilson Retreat Center - Fort Flagler State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Ridge Trail - Flaming Geyser State Park, Washington State, USA
Washington State Parks Foundation
Hopeislandmason 04
Washington State Parks Foundation
Park Lake, Sun Lakes-Dry Falls State Park, Washington State, USA
Washington State Parks Foundation
Lewis & Clark Memorial at McKenzie Head - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Saltwater State Park Interpretive Center, Exterior - Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Camp Wilson Retreat Center - Fort Flagler State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Beacon Rock Trail - Beacon Rock State Park, Washington State, USA
Washington State Parks Foundation
Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Battery Kingsbury - Fort Casey State Park, Washington
Washington State Parks Foundation
Lighthouse Keeper's Store, North Head - Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington
More About USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.