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Title Tunnel #1 cut during excavation
Date October 1938
Description Photograph shows construction and excavation efforts at the site for tunnel #1 in section 2P of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by F. M. W. in October 1938.
Commentary Noted: "Caption on back of picture 'view of former tunnel #1 site being converted into thru cut'."
Location Location Name: Section 2P
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.697386
Longitude: -82.401222
Creator Individual F.M.W.
Tags Construction
Construction equipment
Excavation
Machinery
Photographs
Road construction
Tunnels
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway