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Title Illegal timber cutting by Electric Corp
Date July 1946
Description This is a photograph of illegal timber cutting at the intersection of the Blue Ridge Parkway and US Highway 221. Taken by A.S. Burns in July 1946, in Section 2F end, Milepost 292
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway at U.S. Route 221 (near Blowing Rock, N.C.)
Parkway Milepost: 292.0
Latitude: 36.148646
Longitude: -81.663814
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Electric utilities
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway