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Title View across parkway looking east into escarpment one-half mile south of Cumberland Knob
Date October 12, 1936
Description Photograph shows a view across the roadway south of Cumberland Knob near mile post 218 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway, with an automobile visible on the road in the foreground. Taken by A. S. Burns on October 12, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 218
Parkway Milepost: 218.0
Latitude: 36.550074
Longitude: -80.915148
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Road conditions
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway