Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Grandfather Mtn. Progress
Date October 1975
Description Photograph looking north at construction on the bridge over U.S. route 221 near Beacon Heights, in section 2J of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by C.E. Westveer in October 1975.
Location Location Name: Beacon Heights
Parkway Milepost: 305.0
Latitude: 36.0823501
Longitude: -81.8301105
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Beacon Heights (N.C.)
Bridge construction
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway