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Title Bus terminal site before construction
Date May 1947
Description Image shows the site of a bus terminal in the Peaks of Otter area before construction has begun. There is a narrow roadway at the site, and there are two large sections of pipe lying near the road. The image was taken in May 1947 near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter Bus Station and Camp Store
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.442989
Longitude: -79.609508
Creator Individual W.D.L.
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Proposed sites
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway