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Title Storage area Neglected Equip. & Poor Maint.
Date 1973
Description Photograph shows a poorly-maintained storage area with neglected equipment in the Swannanoa sub-district near mile post 376 in section 2Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Stout in 1973.
Commentary Construction and maintenance of the Blue Ridge Parkway required lots of equipment and work, and this photo shows the disrepair and trash left behind at a storage area.
Location Location Name: Swannanoa Storage Area
Parkway Milepost: 376.0
Creator Individual Stout
Tags Maintenance
Storage areas
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway