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 showing construction materials and pieces of the viaduct lined up and waiting to be installed. Construction equipment in the distance installs the pieces.
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 Automobiles
Construction equipment
Linn Cove Viaduct (N.C.)
Overpass construction
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway