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Title Browning Cabin
Date July 29, 1975
Description Very rustic log cabin in the woods. A man can be seen between the trees on the right side. Taken by F.A. Ketterson Jr. at Soco Gap on July 29, 1975. This cabin is located at Milepost 455.4 in Section 2X.
Commentary Presumably this cabin was owned by R. Getty Browning, although there was no specific documentation. Browning was dedicated to bringing the Blue Ridge Parkway Parkway to North Carolina.
Location Location Name: Soco Gap
Parkway Milepost: 455.0
Latitude: 35.4953793
Longitude: -83.1562552
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Building
Jackson County (N.C.)
Rustic cabins
Soco Gap (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway