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 shows the stone wall of Abutment No. 2 at Linn Cove Viaduct. Photograph taken from below wall, showing viaduct construction at far side of abutment.
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 Abutments
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Overpass construction
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway