Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title View up valley
Date July 25, 1935
Description Image shows a view of mountains surrounding a valley in Rock Castle Gorge, Va. A dirt road is on the left side of the photograph. Image taken at Rock Castle Gorge in Floyd County, Va., at milepost 168.5 in section 1S of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on July 25, 1935.
Location Location Name: Milepost 168
Parkway Milepost: 168.0
Latitude: 36.822371
Longitude: -80.342472
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Abbuehl, Edward H.
Floyd County (Va.)
Rock Castle Gap (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway