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Title Grandfather Mtn. Road/Bridge Construction
Date October 2, 1981
Description A long view of the road lined with viaduct pieces at the Linn Cove Viaduct construction site. Photograph shows the grass embankment, construction road, and equipment.
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 Bridge construction
Construction equipment
Linn Cove Viaduct (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway