Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Blacksmith Shop
Title Note Used in McCarter Report of Mabry Mill
Date June 1942
Description Image of a blacksmith shop at Mabry Mill near milepost 176.1, section 1T of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph also shows the head of a flume and a sorghum mill. 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 Blacksmiths
Floyd County (Va.)
Mabry Mill (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway