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Title Peaks of Otter bus terminal. View of native stone curbing in parking area
Date 1947
Description Image shows a stone curb that is under construction. An area has been leveled, and the front of it has been faced with a layer of cut stones. There is a pile of stacked wood boards that are visible in the background of the image. The image was taken in 1947 in the Peaks of Otter area, near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter Bus Station and Camp Store
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.442989
Longitude: -79.609508
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Construction
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Photographs
Stonemasonry
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway