Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Flattop [Flat Top] Mountain
Date May 30, 1961
Description Image shows a view of Flat Top Mountain, one of the Peaks of Otter, as seen from the Headforemost Mountain Overlook. In the foreground of the image is a paved area with a drinking fountain. Image was taken near milepost 81.9 in Section 1J of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Donald H. Robinson on May 30, 1961.
Location Location Name: Headforemost Mountain Overlook
Parkway Milepost: 81.9
Latitude: 37.4815259
Longitude: -79.5633693
Creator Individual Donald H. Robinson
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Drinking fountains
Flat Top Mountain (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway