Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Viaduct under construction
Title Note Handwritten: Laurel Fork
Date October 13, 1937
Description Photograph shows construction efforts on the Laurel Fork Viaduct at mile post 248.9 in section 2D of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on October 13, 1937.
Location Location Name: Laurel Fork Viaduct
Parkway Milepost: 248.9
Latitude: 36.387934
Longitude: -81.259914
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Ashe County (N.C.)
Laurel Fork Viaduct (N.C.)
Overpass construction
Wilkes County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway