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Title Ramsey Cabin at Mile 50.0 BRP during removal to Humpback Rocks
Date September 1952
Description Detail of the Ramsey cabin during its removal from milepost 50 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. This structure was disassembled near milepost 50, restored, and reconstructed at the Humpback Rocks Visitor Center and Mountain Farm. This image shows the condition and construction of the original sills and floor joists, placed on the ground with additional equipment in the background. This photograph was taken in September 1952.
Location Location Name: Milepost 50
Parkway Milepost: 50.0
Latitude: 37.692802
Longitude: -79.322948
Creator Individual C.S. Grossman
Tags Amherst County (Va.)
Residential building
Rockbridge County (Va.)
Rustic cabins
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway