Driving Through Time - The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
About this Image
|Description||This photograph shows the entrance to the Swannanoa Mansion in Rockfish Gap, Virginia, near the Blue Ridge Parkway, between mileposts 0 and 1 in section 1B. The photograph was taken in September 1948 by Abbie Rowe.
The sign in the foreground reads: "SWANNANOA / THE MILLION DOLLAR / MARBLE MANSION AND GARDENS / OPEN TO VISITORS 9 AM TO 5 PM"
Location Name: Swannanoa Gate
Parkway Milepost: 0.0
|Creator Individual||Abbie Rowe|
Nelson County (Va.)
Swannanoa Mansion (Va.)
|Credit||Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway|