Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Flattop [Flat Top] Mountain
Date August 1963
Description Image shows an automobile and a motorcycle traveling along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Flat Top Mountain, one of the Peaks of Otter, is visible in the background of the image. The image was taken between milepost 80 and milepost 83 in Section 1J of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by David Ochsner in August 1963.
Location Location Name: Section 1J
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 37.493332
Longitude: -79.543799
Creator Individual David Ochsner
Tags Automobiles
Bedford County (Va.)
Botetourt County (Va.)
Flat Top Mountain (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway