Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Bluffs Dist. US 21
Date August 1974
Description Photograph of a directional sign along the roadway near mile post 229.9 in the Bluffs District of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The sign gives distances to Roanoke, Sparta, Roaring Gap, and Elkin.
Location Location Name: Milepost 229
Parkway Milepost: 229.0
Latitude: 36.45404
Longitude: -81.020626
Creator Individual R.G.B.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff District (N.C.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway