Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Hand-laid rock embankment
Date April 2, 1937
Description Photograph shows a hand-laid rock embankment alongside the road near milepost 270.3, station 495, in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by L. M. H. on April 2, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 270
Parkway Milepost: 270.0
Latitude: 36.262759
Longitude: -81.437083
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Construction
Rock embankments
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway