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Title Bedford power line crossing
Date June 24, 1942
Description Image of an automobile traveling along the Blue Ridge Parkway near milepost 65 and station 83+25 in section 1H. In the background, a City of Bedford Electric Department aerial electric line crosses over the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken on June 24, 1942 by Edward H. Abbuehl.
Location Location Name: Milepost 65
Parkway Milepost: 65.0
Latitude: 37.552741
Longitude: -79.391341
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Automobiles
Bedford County (Va.)
Electric utilities
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway