Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Deck reinforcement - bridge south of Roanoke
Title Note Roanoke River Bridge
Date June 1959
Description This image shows workers reinforcing the Roanoke River bridge, near milepost 114.7 in section 1M of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The photograph was taken in June 1959 by Jack E. Boucher.
Location Location Name: Roanoke River Bridge (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 114.7
Latitude: 37.254444
Longitude: -79.870556
Creator Individual Jack E. Boucher
Tags Bridge construction
Roanoke County (Va.)
Roanoke River (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway