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Title Peaks of Otter Sharp Top pedestrian shelter and parking area
Date July 8, 1949
Description Image shows a covered shelter and a portion of a parking area. The shelter has three walls, which are constructed of stone and wood, and the fourth side of the shelter is left open. There is a man sitting inside of the shelter, and another man sitting in front of it, and there are boulders and large rocks located around the shelter. An automobile is parked in the parking area outside of the shelter. This image was taken in the Peaks of Otter area, at the Sharp Top Pedestrian Shelter, located near milepost 85.9 in Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken on July 8, 1949.
Location Location Name: Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 85.9
Latitude: 37.433333
Longitude: -79.604722
Creator Individual W.D.L.
Tags Automobile parking
Automobiles
Bedford County (Va.)
Boulders
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
People
Photographs
Rocks
Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Shelters
Stonemasonry
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway