Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Rocky Knob, Mile 163 (South of Rakes Mill)
Date 1952
Description Photograph of automobiles traveling along the Blue Ridge Parkway, and a view of Rocky Knob in the background. Image taken by Abbie Rowe in 1952 near milepost 163 in section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 163
Parkway Milepost: 163.0
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Automobiles
Floyd County (Va.)
Rocky Knob (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway