Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Rock slide and scaling operations
Date July 25, 1939
Description Photograph shows several people standing beside a rock embankment where a rock slide occurred, located between mileposts 360 and 375 in section 2P of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Dale on July 25, 1939.
Location Location Name: Section 2P
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.697386
Longitude: -82.401222
Creator Individual Dale
Tags Automobiles
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Road damage
Rock embankments
Rock slides
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway