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Title Overpass at Laurel Springs NC
Date June 1946
Description Photograph shows the stone overpass near mile post 248 where section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway crosses over North Carolina Route 18. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Abbie Rowe in June 1946.
Commentary This should say that it is at the junction of section 2C and 2D, not 2A. Highway is US 18.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway and North Carolina State Route 18 (near Laurel Springs, N.C.)
Parkway Milepost: 248.1
Latitude: 36.391166
Longitude: -81.244288
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Bridges
Intersections (roads)
North Carolina State Route 18
Stone carving
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway