Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Signs Picnic Area
Date 1977
Description Sign reading "Picnic Ground, Comfort Station, Information" in Cumberland Knob at milepost 217.5, section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by C. E. Westveer in the summer of 1977.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Comfort stations
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway