Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Milepost marker
Date December 30, 1947
Description Image of the Blue Ridge Parkway and the surrounding land. In the image, milepost marker 159 is positioned next to a fence at the side of the road. Image was taken in Section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway on December 30, 1947.
Location Location Name: Milepost 159
Parkway Milepost: 159.0
Latitude: 36.900168
Longitude: -80.254968
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Fences
Floyd County (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway