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 construction cat walk near Pier 5 at Linn Cove Viaduct. Construction equipment and workers in the background are busy with the pier.
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 Construction
Construction equipment
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Linn Cove Viaduct (N.C.)
Overpass construction
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway