Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Example of careless blasting from cut
Date May 7, 1938
Description Photograph shows an example of the results of "careless blasting" in a road cut near station 210 and mile post 323.3 in section 2K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by L.M.H. on May 7, 1938.
Location Location Name: Section 2K
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.910461
Longitude: -81.968986
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Blasting
McDowell County (N.C.)
Road construction
Rock cuts
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway