Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Pky. near Ice Rock and Alligator Back
Date June 1946
Description Photograph shows an automobile on a finished section of road with stone guard walls between mile posts 242 and 247.4 in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Abbie Rowe in June 1946 for publicity purposes.
Location Location Name: Alligator Back
Parkway Milepost: 242.0
Latitude: 36.4184627
Longitude: -81.1853662
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Alligator Back (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Ice Rock (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway