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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Cut after completion Rte 43
Date October 1947
Description Image shows a road cut into the surrounding land. The road appears to be unpaved, and formed of dirt and gravel. The image was taken in October 1947 in the Peaks of Otter area, near Station 50+00 in Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Section 1K
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 37.484214
Longitude: -79.670194
Creator Individual W.D.S.
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Road construction
Road relocation
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway