Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Flume construction-main branch
Date June 1942
Description Image of a worker constructing a flume in the Mabry Mill area near milepost 176.1, section 1T of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Photographed by Kenneth McCarter in June of 1942.
Location Location Name: Mabry Mill (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 176.1
Latitude: 36.75
Longitude: -80.404722
Creator Individual Kenneth McCarter
Tags Construction
Construction equipment
Floyd County (Va.)
Mabry Mill (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway