Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Clearing-Mill Pond Site
Date June 1942
Description Image of a truck and construction equipment in the area that will be the Mabry Mill pond near milepost 176.1, section 1T of the Blue Ridge Parkway. A man is operating a piece of construction equipment that is being used to clear the area. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Photographed by Kenneth McCarter in June 1942.
Location Location Name: Mabry Mill (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 176.1
Latitude: 36.75
Longitude: -80.404722
Creator Individual Kenneth McCarter
Tags Construction equipment
Floyd County (Va.)
Mabry Mill (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway