Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Construction at Grandfather
Date September 22, 1979
Description Aerial view of road construction near the Linn Cove Viaduct and Grandfather Mountain near milepost 304, section 2H of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by C.E. Westveer on September 22, 1979.
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Aerial views
Avery County (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Linn Cove Viaduct (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway