Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Visitors at Blacksmith Shop
Date September 1970
Description Image of people alongside a split rail fence looking at a blacksmith shop in the Mabry Mill area near milepost 176.1, section 1T of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Presumably, the people are watching a blacksmithing demonstration. Also, a woman is sitting on a sign in front of the shop reading "Blacksmithing/Daily 10:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M." Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Photographed by Robert G. Bruce in September of 1970.
Location Location Name: Mabry Mill (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 176.1
Latitude: 36.75
Longitude: -80.404722
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Blacksmiths
Floyd County (Va.)
Interpretive development
Mabry Mill (Va.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway