Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Overpass Construction
Date 20th Century
Description Photograph of men constructing the US-221 overpass at Linville, located near milepost 317.5 in section 2J of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Original photographer and date unknown. Copied by D.C. Ochsner in October 1964.
Location Location Name: Milepost 317
Parkway Milepost: 317.0
Latitude: 35.965955
Longitude: -81.945196
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Construction
Intersections (roads)
Linville (N.C.)
Overpass construction
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway