Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Rockfish Gap Overpass
Date 20th Century
Description This photograph shows the Rockfish Gap overpass and construction surrounding it. A dump truck is visible on top of the overpass with one worker standing behind it. Route 250 is visible on the right side of the image, running beneath the overpass. The overpass marks the point at which Skyline Drive to the north becomes the Blue Ridge Parkway to the south.
Location Location Name: Rockfish Gap Overpass
Parkway Milepost: 0.0
Latitude: 38.015258
Longitude: -78.513062
Creator Individual W.A.J.
Tags Augusta County (Va.)
Construction equipment
Landscape development
Rockfish Gap (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway