Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Construction at Grandfather
Date September 22, 1979
Description Aerial view of construction of the Linn Cove Viaduct near Grandfather Mountain, N.C. on milepost 304 on 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: Linn Cove Viaduct
Parkway Milepost: 304.0
Latitude: 36.090028
Longitude: -81.814444
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Aerial views
Avery County (N.C.)
Bridge construction
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Linn Cove Viaduct (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway