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 a stone mason dressing stone for placement in Wall No. 2 at Rough Ridge. Photograph shows man with a sledge hammer working at a large block of stone. Taken by C.E. Westveer, Bob Hope, and Robert G. Bruce on October 2, 1981.
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 Avery County (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Rough Ridge (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway