Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Bank slide
Date October 14, 1976
Description Photograph of a landslide on an embankment near the Museum of North Carolina Minerals and mile post 331 in section 2L of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by C.E. Westveer on October 14, 1976.
Location Location Name: Milepost 331
Parkway Milepost: 331.0
Latitude: 35.853343
Longitude: -82.051997
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Embankments
Gillespie Gap (N.C.)
McDowell County (N.C.)
Mitchell County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway