Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title South tunnel portal
Date 1930s
Description Photograph of the south entrance to the Elk Mountain Tunnel, located at station 780 and milepost 274.6 in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 274
Parkway Milepost: 274.0
Latitude: 36.237551
Longitude: -81.484191
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Elk Mountain (N.C.)
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway