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Title French Broad River
Date 20th Century
Description Photograph shows a view of the French Broad River, probably taken near the beginning of section 2S of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary The French Broad River serves as the physical marker of the beginning of section 2S on the Blue Ridge Parkway. This section begins on the bridge, and the first overlook on the section offers a scenic view of the river. The river is one of the defining features of section 2S.
Location Location Name: French Broad River
Parkway Milepost: 393.5
Latitude: 35.14289
Longitude: -82.83902
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Bodies of water
French Broad River (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway