Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Grandfather Mtn. Road/Bridge Construction
Date October 2, 1981
Description Photograph looks east from a construction site near Stack Rock Bridge in section 2H of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by C.E. Westveer, Bob Hope, and Robert G. Bruce on October 2, 1981. In the center of the picture is Joe Troitino's stone quarry.
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Individuals Robert G. Bruce
Robert Hope
C.E. Westveer
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Bridge construction
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Quarries and quarrying
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway