Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Parkway tunnel, north portal
Date May 1959
Description Image of the North entrance to the Bluff Mountain Tunnel, at milepost 53.1 in section 1G of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image was taken by Jack E. Boucher in May of 1959.
Location Location Name: Bluff Mountain Tunnel
Parkway Milepost: 53.1
Latitude: 37.665
Longitude: -79.322778
Creator Individual Jack E. Boucher
Tags Amherst County (Va.)
Bluff Mountain (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway