Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Rock slide Bluff Park Heavy maintenance
Date 1940s
Description Photograph of workers at the site of a rock slide near station 130/100 and milepost 239.6 in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Kenneth McCarter.
Location Location Name: Milepost 239
Parkway Milepost: 239.0
Latitude: 36.425873
Longitude: -81.149937
Creator Individual Kenneth McCarter
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Road blocks
Road damage
Rock slides
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway