Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Rail fences
Date May 30, 1942
Description Image of the Blue Ridge Parkway and the surrounding landscape. A wooden fence runs along one side of the road and encloses a section of farmland. Image was taken near Station 1225 and milepost 159 in Section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on May 30, 1942.
Location Location Name: Milepost 159
Parkway Milepost: 159.0
Latitude: 36.900168
Longitude: -80.254968
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Farm buildings and land
Floyd County (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway