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Title Mining shaft and dump
Date 1955
Description A copy of a photograph of a mining shaft and dump used in a gold exhibit displayed at the Museum of North Carolina Minerals. The museum is located near milepost 330.9 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph taken in 1955.
Location Location Name: Museum of North Carolina Minerals
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Exhibitions
Geology
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
Museum of North Carolina Minerals (N.C.)
Museums
Photographs
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway