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Title Sign and R/W and "The Pink Pig" Cafe
Date May 1958
Description Distant view of "The Pink Pig" Cafe off of right-of-way and milepost 228, section 2B on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Sam P. Weems in May 1958.
Location Location Name: Milepost 228
Parkway Milepost: 228.0
Latitude: 36.464662
Longitude: -81.008457
Creator Individual Sam P. Weems
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Blue Ridge Parkway--Right-of-way
National park concessions
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway