Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Pounding Mill O.L.
Date October 12, 1959
Description The view from Pounding Mill Overlook. N.E. to S.W. Left to Right First: Buckwheat Knob Looking Glass Mt. Second: Chestnut Knob, Cedar Rock Sky line: Blue Ridge Mountains Photograph taken by Garrett Smathers on October 12, 1959.
Location Location Name: Milepost 413
Parkway Milepost: 413.0
Latitude: 35.359291
Longitude: -82.795869
Tags Blue Ridge Mountains
Looking Glass Rock (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway