Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Complete Slide from Cut
Date August 16, 1940
Description Photograph of workmen standing at a damaged road cut after the flood of 1940 near station 400+50 and mile post 354 in section 2N of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 354
Parkway Milepost: 354.0
Latitude: 35.708288
Longitude: -82.266428
Creator Individual Granville B. Liles
Tags Erosion
Flood of 1940
Landscape restoration
Slopes (road cuts)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway