Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Old barn from Parkway
Date March 28, 1939
Description Image shows a wooden barn, constructed of logs and with a shake or shingled roof. There is lean-to constructed at either side of the barn. The barn is located at the bottom of a hill, and a wooden fence runs along one side of it and encloses the land around it. The Blue Ridge Mountains are visible in the background. Image was taken near Station 1210 and milepost 158.8 in Section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Robert G. Hall on March 28, 1939.
Location Location Name: Milepost 158
Parkway Milepost: 158.0
Latitude: 36.904997
Longitude: -80.238616
Creator Individual Robert G. Hall
Tags Barns
Farm buildings and land
Floyd County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway