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 workers and equipment excavating for foundation on Pier No. 4 of the Linn Cove Viaduct. 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 Construction
Construction equipment
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Linn Cove Viaduct (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway